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CR 45.05 Subpoena for a hearing or trial; personal attendance

Baldwin's Kentucky Revised Statutes AnnotatedRules of Civil Procedure

Baldwin's Kentucky Revised Statutes Annotated
Rules of Civil Procedure
VI Trials
CR 45. Subpoena
Kentucky Rules of Civil Procedure (CR) Rule 45.05
CR 45.05 Subpoena for a hearing or trial; personal attendance
(1) Subject to the provisions of paragraph (2) of this rule a witness whose deposition might be used under Rule 32.01(c) shall not be compelled to appear in court for oral examination, unless he/she failed, when duly subpoenaed, to give his/her deposition.
(2) Upon the affidavit of a party or his/her attorney that the testimony of a witness is important, and that the just and proper effect of that testimony can not in a reasonable degree be obtain without oral examination in court, the court may, in its discretion, order the personal attendance of the witness, although such witness may otherwise be exempt from personal attendance.


HISTORY: Amended by Order 2009-01, eff. 4-1-09; prior amendments eff. 1-1-78, 10-1-71, 4-1-63; adopted eff. 7-1-53
Rules Civ. Proc., Rule 45.05, KY ST RCP Rule 45.05
Current with amendments received through June 1, 2024. Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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