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Rule 1003. ?Admissibilityof Duplicates.


Aduplicate is admissible to the same extent as the original unless a genuinequestion is raised about the original?s authenticity or the circumstances makeit unfair to admit the duplicate.



2011 Advisory Committee Note.? The language of this rule has been amended as part of therestyling of the Evidence Rules to make them more easily understood and to makestyle and terminology consistent throughout the rules. These changes areintended to be stylistic only. There is no intent to change any result in anyruling on evidence admissibility. This rule is the federal rule, verbatim.


Original Advisory Committee Note.? This rule is the federal rule, verbatim, and is comparable to Rule72, Utah Rules of Evidence (1971), but is broader than Rule 72 and the bestevidence provisions of Rule 70, Utah Rules of Evidence (1971).