Connecticut Practice Book and Code of Evidence
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Rules Committee of the Superior Court
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Hartford, CT 06115-0474
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Revisions - Eff. 02/01/18
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2024 Court Rules

Public Hearing on Practice Book Revisions to the Superior Court Rules Being Considered by the Rules Committee of the Superior Court, May 13, 2024

Public Hearing on Practice Book Revisions to the Rules of Appellate Procedure Being Considered by the Justices of the Supreme Court and Judges of the Appellate Court, May 20, 2024

Code of Evidence, 2023 Edition

Mobile-Friendly Code of Evidence, 2023 Edition

2024 Connecticut Practice Book - PDF
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