CONNECTING-UP DOCTRINE

CONNECTING-UP DOCTRINE

connecting-up doctrine. The rule allowing evidence to be conditionally admitted if the offering party promises to show relevance by adducing other evidence. [Cases: Criminal Law 672; Federal Civil Procedure 2014; Trial 51. C.J.S. Criminal Law ¡ì 1217; Trial ¡ì 177.]
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