June 1993 - Did I Really Hear That?
From Leon Breeden
of San Marcos, this excerpt from a hearing on a motion to dissolve a
writ of sequestration on a registered quarter horse and other property:
Q. Had Mr. Becker come to your property and asked to ... look at this property?
He came with the sheriff's department ... and they told me that I did
not have to allow him if I did not want to ... And at that time he was
advised by a law officer that it was not a criminal action, it was a
Mr Breeden: I object to the hearsay and the non-responsiveness of the answer.
The Court: Sustained.
A. [By the witness]: It was not hearsay. You could hear every word that was said