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Report Title: Hawaii Rules of Evidence; Instructions to Jury
Description: Allows the court to instruct the jury that the jury shall consider the prosecution's failure to disclose information or materials as required by the Hawaii rules of penal procedure as relevant in its deliberations to determine whether or not there is reasonable doubt. Allows the court to inform the jury of the misconduct of the defense for purposes of the jury's deliberation on the evidence in the course of determining whether or not there is reasonable doubt if the court finds that the defense intentionally or knowingly committed misconduct during the trial that has the effect of misleading the jury.
Companion:  SB764
Package: None
Current Referral: JUD
Introducer(s): CREAGAN (Introduced by request of another party)

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1/26/2015HReferred to JUD, referral sheet 1
1/26/2015HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/23/2015HPending introduction.

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