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241 sec. 003 - Evidence (Fall 2020)

Instructor: Andrea Roth  (view instructor's teaching evaluations - degree students only | profile)
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Units: 4

Due to COVID-19, this class is remote for Fall 2020.

Meeting:

    MTuTh 2:15 PM - 3:25 PM
    Location: Internet/Online
    From August 17, 2020
    To November 23, 2020

Course Start: August 17, 2020
Course End: November 23, 2020
Class Number: 32612

Enrollment info:
Enrolled: 81
Waitlisted: 0
Enroll Limit: 81
As of: 09/25 10:33 AM


This course examines the Anglo-American law of proof, with special attention to the Federal Rules of Evidence in the United States. Topics include relevance, hearsay, confrontation, character evidence, witness competence, impeachment and rehabilitation, expert witnesses, scientific evidence, and privileges. There is a mandatory but ungraded motion-in-limine writing assignment, and a final examination that is largely multiple choice, with a policy essay component.

Exam Notes: (TH) Take-home examination
Course Category: Litigation and Procedure

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Books:
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  • Evidence: Cases, commentary, and problems
    Sklansky & Roth
    Edition: 5th Ed 2020 (earlier editions won't work)
    Publisher: Wolters Kluwer
    ISBN: 9781543804577
    e-Book Available: Yes
    e-Book procurement note: https://www.wklegaledu.com/Sklansky-Evidence5
    Copyright Date: To Be Determined
    Price: $294.00
    Price Source: user provided

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