The Rule of Completeness: An assist from the bench

Comm. v. Thomas, 2018 PA Super 221 (Aug. 3, 2018) Out of Philadelphia County. Thomas was convicted of first-degree murder.  Three issues were raised in this appeal, but only one was of particular note that caught my attention.  It dealt with what is referred to as the “Rule of Completeness,” which is an evidentiary concept tied up in Rule 106 … Read More