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Evidence of the good character of a witness is inadmissible to support his credibility unless evidence of his bad character has been admitted for the purpose of attacking his credibility.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - California Code, Evidence Code - EVID § 790 - last updated January 01, 2019 | https://codes.findlaw.com/ca/evidence-code/evid-sect-790/
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