Uncharged misconduct

Rule 404(b). Other crimes, wrongs, or acts

militarydefenselawyers363Other crimes, wrongs, or acts. Evidence of other crimes, wrongs, or acts is not admissible to prove the character of a person in order to show action in conformity therewith. It may, however, be admissible for other purposes, such as proof of motive, opportunity, intent, preparation, plan, knowledge, identity, or absence of mistake or accident, provided that upon request by the accused, the prosecution shall provide reasonable notice in advance of trial or during trial if the military judge excuses pretrial notice on good cause shown, of the general nature of any such evidence it intends to introduce at trial.

Rule 404(b). Uncharged Misconduct

Reynolds 3-Part Test for Admissibility of Rule 404(b) Evidence

The Reynolds’ Analysis

Limiting the Admissibility of 404(b) Evidence