Theserules should be construed so as to administer everyproceeding fairly, eliminate unjustifiable expense and delay, and promote thedevelopment of evidence law, to the end of ascertaining the truth and securinga just determination.
2011Advisory Committee Note. The language of this rule has been amendedas part of the restyling of the Evidence Rules to make them more easilyunderstood and to make style and terminology consistent throughout the rules.These changes are intended to be stylistic only. Thereis no intent to change any result in any ruling on evidence admissibility. Thisrule is the federal rule, verbatim.