Inadmissible evidence

Discussion in 'Funny Farm' started by Vetrius, Apr 7, 2004.

  1. Vetrius

    Vetrius Coenfidentialityism

    Judge: Did you or did you not see the gun being fired?

    Witness: I did not see it being fired. I only heard it.

    Judge: Well, that's hearsay. It's inadmissible as evidence.

    As the witness left the stand and walked back to his seat, his
    back was turned to the judge, at which point, he laughed out
    loud. Immediately the judge recalled him to the bench and
    was about to hold him in contempt of court.

    Witness: Did you actually see me laugh?

    Judge: No, but I heard you.

    Witness: Isn't that the same kind of inadmissible evidence,
  2. Lee

    Lee OSNN Proxy

    very smart. Nice one!