When does the doctor’s note count as evidence in court?

The Federal Bureau of Investigation’s (FBI) National Criminal Information Center (NCIC) has published a new guide on how to prepare a doctor’s report, according to the Associated Press.

In the guide, the NCIC says that the doctor should “keep a copy of the notes in a folder or safe” and also “consider using the notes as evidence.”

The FBI recommends the following: Use the notes for a medical examination.