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Q: Can a person use a private investigators findings in court

1 Lawyer Answer
John Michael Frick
John Michael Frick

A: I’m bothered by the word “findings.”

Generally speaking, a private investigator would be called as a witness and is able to testify from personal knowledge what he did, what he saw, what an adverse party told him, and what other people said which may be an exception to the hearsay rule.

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