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Rule 416.?Violation of Traffic Code NotAdmissible.

 

Evidencethat a person was convicted of an infraction or aclass C misdemeanor under UtahCode Title 41, Chapter 6a, is not admissible:

 

(a)   to prove the person actednegligently or otherwise wrongly, or

 

(b)   to impeach the person?stestimony on those issues.

 

 

EffectiveMarch 1, 2006

 

 

2011Advisory Committee Note. ?The language of this rule has been amended as part of the restyling of the EvidenceRules to make them more easily understood and to make style and terminologyconsistent throughout the rules. These changes are intendedto be stylistic only. There is no intent to change any result in any ruling onevidence admissibility.

 

Original Advisory CommitteeNote.? Rule numbers 413, 414 and 415 are reserved.