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Call # KF8935.Z9 R6 2007
Author Rothstein, Paul F., 1938-
Title Evidence in a nutshell / by Paul F. Rothstein, Myrna S. Raeder, David Crump
Imprint St. Paul, MN : Thomson/West, c2007
Edition 5th ed
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Descript. xlix, 664 p. ; 19 cm
Series West nutshell series
Nutshell series
Note Includes index
Subject Evidence (Law) -- United States
Contents Interpreting the rules and other basics: offers, objections, and the judge's function -- Judicial notice, presumptions, and burdens: substitutes for evidence -- Relevancy, its counterweights, and related exclusionary rules -- A special relevancy vs. counterweights problem area: similar acts, character, propensity -- Privileges -- Witnesses: competency, examination, and impeachment -- Opinions, experts, and scientific evidence -- Hearsay: the basic theory, rationale, and constitutional considerations -- Hearsay rule modifications for admissions and witnesses' prior statements -- Exceptions to the hearsay rule -- Authentication, exhibits, and the best evidence (original writing) rule
Alt Author Raeder, Myrna S
Crump, David
Alt Title Evidence
OCLC # 164303668