Legal Question in Bankruptcy in California

In a deposition, can my answers be used against me in another court case or future court case?

Asked on 5/22/13, 4:10 pm

2 Answers from Attorneys

Scott Jordan Dunning Law Firm

Yes, you are under oath to tell the truth.

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Answered on 5/22/13, 4:13 pm

Charles Andersen Charles Andersen, Atty

Not necessarily. There are complicated rules concerning hearsay and unavailability of the witness. As well, for it to be used in a subsequent case it would have to be subject to cross-examination on exactly the same issue. Visit our website

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Answered on 5/22/13, 6:27 pm

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