This article discusses when offers of proof are required and the different methods by which they may be made. It discusses the requirement that they be made outside the jury’s presence and that repeating offers are often unnecessary.
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GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2018-50; GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2018-50
Mueller, Christopher B. and Kirkpatrick, Laird C. and Richter, Liesa, §1.5 Offers of Proof (2018). C. Mueller, L. Kirkpatrick, & L. Richter, Evidence §1.05 (6th ed. Wolters Kluwer 2018) ; GWU Law School Public Law Research Paper No. 2018-50; GWU Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2018-50. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3275006