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Criminal Practice – Voluntary Manslaughter – Evidence – Hearsay – Jury Instructions – Allen Charge (access required)

Although witness Larry Kinloch testified that he did not shoot the victim, since defendant did not lay the foundation required by Rule 613(b), SCRE, he could not put on another witness, Quinton Grant, to testify that Kinloch had told him (Grant) that Kinloch did shoot the victim. Without the required foundation, Grant’s hearsay testimony was ...

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