Evidence, Third Edition, Textbook Treatise Series *Hardcover / Edition 3

Evidence, Third Edition, Textbook Treatise Series *Hardcover / Edition 3

by Christopher B. Mueller, Laird C. Kirkpatrick
     
 

This fully revised treatise offers comprehensive coverage of all the rules of evidence in a scholarly and readable volume. Written by an author team recognized for skillful balancing of the needs of both instructors and students, Evidence, Third Edition, is current, concise, and comprehensible

  • written at a level that makes it extremely
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    Overview

    This fully revised treatise offers comprehensive coverage of all the rules of evidence in a scholarly and readable volume. Written by an author team recognized for skillful balancing of the needs of both instructors and students, Evidence, Third Edition, is current, concise, and comprehensible

  • written at a level that makes it extremely accessible
  • organized around the Federal Rules of Evidence, with common law coverage where an issue in not codified
  • emphasis on contemporary judicial interpretations of the Federal Rules of Evidence make the law relevant to students
  • straightforward explication of the rules, analysis of leading case law, and thorough coverage of both the Federal Rules and state evidence codes
  • effective learning aids include marginal headings, mini-summaries of contents at the beginning of each chapter, generous footnotes, and helpful case citations

    What's new in the third edition?

  • rule changes are incorporated throughout
  • new case decisions, particularly in the area of scientific evidence (such as Kumbo Tire)
  • now available in both hardcover and paperback editions
  • trimmed to a more manageable length

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  • Product Details

    ISBN-13:
    9780735529229
    Publisher:
    Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
    Publication date:
    02/21/2003
    Pages:
    1206
    Product dimensions:
    7.30(w) x 10.10(h) x 1.90(d)

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    Table of Contents

    Preface
    Table of Abbreviations
    Ch. 1Preliminary Matters
    Ch. 2Judicial Notice
    Ch. 3Burdens and Presumptions
    Ch. 4Relevancy and Its Limits
    Ch. 5Privileges
    Ch. 6Witnesses
    Ch. 7Opinions and Expert Testimony; Scientific Evidence
    Ch. 8Hearsay
    Ch. 9Foundational Evidence, Authentication
    Ch. 10The Best Evidence Doctrine
    Table of Cases
    Table of Law Review Articles
    Table of Books ad Treatises
    Index

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