Often times, the child is the only witness. Yet age may make the child incompetent to testify in court... "[W]hen the choice is between evidence which is less than best and no evidence at all, only clear folly would dictate an across-the board policy of doing without."
"Children Are Losing Maryland's "Tender Years" War,"
University of Baltimore Law Review: Vol. 27
, Article 3.
Available at: http://scholarworks.law.ubalt.edu/ublr/vol27/iss1/3