N.J. R. Evid. 701

As amended through October 20, 2020
Rule 701 - Opinion Testimony of Lay Witnesses

If a witness is not testifying as an expert, the witness' testimony in the form of opinions or inferences may be admitted if iti

(a) is rationally based on the witness' perception: and
(b) will assist in understanding the witness' testimony or detennining a fact in issue.

N.J. R. Evid. 701

Adopted September 15, 1992 to be effective July 1, 1993; amended September 16, 2019, effective July 1, 2020.