Judicial notice of declarations – by the debtor at least

A footnote in some case I was reading.

2 The Court takes judicial notice of its files and records under Rule 201 of the Federal Rules of Evidence. See In re Clark, 525 B.R. 442, 449 (Bankr. D. Idaho 2015), aff’d, 2016 WL 1377807 (B.A.P. 9th Cir. March 29, 2016) (taking judicial notice of papers filed on its docket and noting, “Papers filed in a bankruptcy case by a debtor under penalty of perjury also have evidentiary significance under Fed. R. Evid. 801(d)”).

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