Nevada Witnesses and Evidence

Sec. § 52.255
Admissibility of other evidence of contents.

Except as otherwise provided in NRS 52.247, the original is not required, and other evidence of the contents of a writing, recording or photograph is admissible, if:


All originals are lost or have been destroyed, unless the loss or destruction resulted from the fraudulent act of the proponent;


No original can be obtained by any available judicial process or procedure;


At a time when an original was under the control of the party against whom offered, that party was put on notice, by the pleadings or otherwise, that the contents would be a subject of proof at the hearing, and that party does not produce the original at the hearing; or


The writing, recording or photograph is not closely related to a controlling issue.

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