23A-12 (RULE 15) DEPOSITIONS
(RULE 15) DEPOSITIONS
(Rule 15 (a)) Depositions ordered only as specifically authorized--Order to preserve
testimony for trial--Production of other evidence--Witness committed on failure to give
(Rule 15(b)) Notice to parties of time and place of deposition--Production of defendant
in custody--Defendant's right to attend.
(Rule 15(c)) Governmental payment of defendant's expenses for deposition.
(Rule 15(d)) Manner of taking and filing deposition--Disclosure to defense of prior
statements of witness.
Sealing and endorsement of deposition--Transmittal to court.
(Rule 15(e)) Circumstances permitting use of deposition at trial--Use for impeachment--Parts of deposition used.
(Rule 15(f)) Time of objecting to testimony in deposition--Objections to receiving in
(Rule 15(g)) Agreement of parties as to taking or use of deposition.
Videotape of young sex crime victim's testimony at preliminary hearing or deposition--Use
Hearing to videotape testimony as to additional evidence.