This article examines United States v. Moore, 651 F.3d 30 (D.C. Cir. 2011) to illustrate how a court dealt with the prosecutor's use of a summary, or introductory, witness to set forth an overview or outline of a case.
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GW Law School Public Law and Legal Theory Paper No. 2012-154; GW Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-154
Saltzburg, Stephen A., Beginning Testimony with an Overview Witness (2012). 27 Crim. Just. (2012) ; GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2012-154; GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2012-154. Available at SSRN: http://ssrn.com/abstract=2669934