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Rule 610. Religious Beliefs orOpinions


Evidence of a witness’s religiousbeliefs or opinions is not admissible to attack or support the witness’scredibility.



2011 Advisory Committee Note. – The language of this rule has beenamended as 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. There is no intent to changeany result in any ruling on evidence admissibility. This rule is the federalrule, verbatim.




This rule is thefederal rule, verbatim, and is in accord with Rule 20, Utah Rules of Evidence(1971).