Hon. Ron Reinstein, Chair
Supreme Court Commission on Victims in the Courts (COVIC)
1501 W. Washington, Phoenix, AZ 85007
On behalf of the Supreme Court’s Commission on Victims in the Courts, Chair, Judge Ron Reinstein respectfully submits this comment on the above-referenced petition to add Rule 804(b)(5), to the Arizona Rules of Evidence.
The Commission voted unanimously at its quarterly meeting on May 8, 2009 to support the petition as filed.