Evidence (Black Letter Series) / Edition 3

Evidence (Black Letter Series) / Edition 3

by Kenneth S. Broun, Walter J. Blakey
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0314233504

ISBN-13: 9780314233509

Pub. Date: 12/28/2000

Publisher: West Group

Written to impress upon students that the law of evidence remains far from "federalized." Many states remain without local counterparts to the Federal Rules of Evidence and, even where such counterparts exist, state law frequently varies substantially from the federal pattern. These considerations, together with the fact that vast areas of evidence are outside the

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Written to impress upon students that the law of evidence remains far from "federalized." Many states remain without local counterparts to the Federal Rules of Evidence and, even where such counterparts exist, state law frequently varies substantially from the federal pattern. These considerations, together with the fact that vast areas of evidence are outside the purview of the federal rules, warrant continuing attention to state law.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780314233509
Publisher:
West Group
Publication date:
12/28/2000
Series:
Black Letter Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
250
Product dimensions:
8.20(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.70(d)

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Table of Contents

Preface to the Fifth Edition
Preface to the Fourth Edition
Preface to the Third Edition
Preface to the Second Edition
Preface to the First Edition
Table of Cases
Table of Federal Rules and Evidence
Characteristics of the Adversary System
Limitations of the Adversary System
Allocating the Case
Burden of Proof
Presumptions
The Order of Proof
The Concept of Relevancy
Formalized Applications of the Relevancy Concept
Judicial Notice
Real and Demonstrative Evidence
Writings and Related Matters
Testimonial Evidence
Foundations of the Rule and Confrontation
Exceptions to the Hearsay Rule
Protecting Relationships by Means of Privilege
Privileges Designed to Safeguard Governmental Operations
Index

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