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RULE 5-412. SEX OFFENSE CASES; RELEVANCE OF VICTIM'S PAST BEHAVIOR

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West's Annotated Code of Maryland
Maryland Rules
Title 5. Evidence (Refs & Annos)
Chapter 400. Relevancy and Its Limits
MD Rules, Rule 5-412
RULE 5-412. SEX OFFENSE CASES; RELEVANCE OF VICTIM'S PAST BEHAVIOR
In prosecutions for any sex offense under Code, Criminal Law Article, Title 3, Subtitle 3 or a lesser included crime; the sexual abuse of a minor under Code, Criminal Law Article, § 3-602 or a lesser included crime; or the sexual abuse of a vulnerable adult under Code, Criminal Law Article, § 3-604 or a lesser included crime, admissibility of evidence relating to the victim's sexual history is governed by Code, Criminal Law Article, § 3-319.
Source: This Rule is new.

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[Adopted Dec. 15, 1993, eff. July 1, 1994. Amended June 8, 1998, eff. Oct. 1, 1998; Oct. 31, 2002, eff. Jan. 1, 2003; Nov. 12, 2003, eff. Jan. 1, 2004.]
MD Rules, Rule 5-412, MD R REV Rule 5-412
Current with amendments received through May 15, 2022. Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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