Categories and Types of Exemptions & Foregoing Exemptions Essay

For your final essay we are going to discuss some hearsay concepts in a bit more detail. Please answer the following questions.

1) One of the components of hearsay is that it must be offered for the truth of the matter asserted. Please list and explain the four commonly recognized types of statements not offered for the truth of the matter asserted.

2) a) There are two categories of statements simply not defined as hearsay, known as exemptions. Please list and explain those two categories (including listed types) of exemptions. b) In your opinion, do the foregoing exemptions generally make sense, and why or why not?

Textbook: Criminal Evidence: An Introduction (3rded.). Worrall, John L., Hemmens, Craig, & Nored, Lisa S., (2018)

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