Rule 701. Opinion Testimony By Lay Witnesses.

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If the witness is not testifying as an expert, his testimony in the form of opinions or inferences is limited to those opinions or inferences which are
(1) Rationally based on the perception of the witness; and
(2) Helpful to a clear understanding of his testimony or the determination of a fact in issue.

Associated Court Rules: 
Arkansas Rules of Evidence
Group Title: 
Article VII. Opinions and Expert Testimony