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Rule 17. Rules of Evidence and Burden of Proof

Arizona Revised Statutes AnnotatedRules of Court Procedure for Civil Traffic and Civil Boating Violations

Arizona Revised Statutes Annotated
Rules of Court Procedure for Civil Traffic and Civil Boating Violations (Refs & Annos)
17C A.R.S. Traffic Violation Cases Civ.Proc.Rules, Rule 17
Rule 17. Rules of Evidence and Burden of Proof
(a) The Arizona Rules of Evidence shall not apply in civil traffic cases. Evidence may be admitted subject to a determination that the evidence has some probative value to a fact at issue. Nothing in this rule is to be construed as abrogating any statutory provision relating to privileged communications.
(b) The State's burden of proof shall be by a preponderance of the evidence.

Credits

Added as Rule 19 Nov. 9, 1983, effective Jan. 1, 1984. Redesignated Rule 17 and amended Oct. 11, 2002, effective Dec. 1, 2002.

Editors' Notes

HISTORICAL NOTES
Former Rule 17 was redesignated as part of Rule 16.
17C A. R. S. Traffic Violation Cases Civ. Proc. Rules, Rule 17, AZ ST CIV TRAF Rule 17
Current with amendments received through 11/1/18
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