declaration against interest


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declaration against interest

as an exception to the rule against the ADMISSIBILITY of HEARSAY evidence, a declaration by a person who has subsequently died that he knew, when he made it, that it would be against his pecuniary or proprietary interest, may be admitted.
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So this is a declaration against interest, it's an admission that they breached our Constitution and our existing laws and I don't think that just because they did this, they are off the hook,' he said.
This is a declaration against interest,' presidential spokesperson Harry Roque Jr.
Even if lawfully recorded, the tapes may be exempt from the hearsay rule although they could be admitted as a declaration against interest.
admission, but as a reliable declaration against interest.
The public statement by [Uber] openly admitting that they were still accepting applications simply become a declaration against interest,' it said.

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