Bar Exam (U.S) Evidence: Wendy Woodruff was arrested and charged with forgery for unlawfully sig...

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Wendy Woodruff was arrested and charged with forgery for unlawfully signing her ex-husband, Woody's, signature on his January Social Security check. Before trial, Wendy entered into plea bargain negotiations with the prosecution. During the course of these negotiations, Wendy sent a letter to the prosecuting attorney in which she stated: "I don't want to go to jail. So if you recommend a suspended sentence, I'll plead guilty and admit that I forged Woody's signature on the check." Subsequently, the plea bargain negotiations fell through.

Shortly thereafter, Wendy was arrested and charged with forging Woody's signature on his February Social Security check. She has denied culpability regarding the second forgery charge. At trial for the alleged February forgery, the prosecution seeks to introduce the letter Wendy sent to the prosecution during her earlier plea bargain negotiations.

Wendy's attorney objects to the admissibility of the letter. The trial court judge should rule the letter is

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    admissible, as evidence of Wendy's propensity for committing the crime
  2. B
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    admissible, as an admission
  3. C
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    inadmissible, because it was written during the course of plea bargain negotiations
  4. D
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    inadmissible, because specific instances of misconduct are not admissible in a criminal case
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