CHAPTER 47. GAMBLING
§ 47.07. EVIDENCE.
In any prosecution under this
chapter in which it is relevant to prove the occurrence of a
sporting event, a published report of its occurrence in a daily
newspaper, magazine, or other periodically printed publication of
general circulation shall be admissible in evidence and is prima
facie evidence that the event occurred.
Acts 1973, 63rd Leg., p. 883, ch. 399, Sec. 1, eff. Jan. 1, 1974. Renumbered from Penal Code Sec. 47.08 and amended by Acts 1993, 73rd Leg., ch. 900, Sec. 1.01, eff. Sept. 1, 1994.