Evidence Law, A Student's Guide to the Law of Evidence as Applied in American Trials

Evidence Law, A Student's Guide to the Law of Evidence as Applied in American Trials

Authors: Park, Roger C. / Leonard, David P. / Orenstein, Aviva / Nance, Dale A. / Goldberg, Steven H.
Edition: 4th
Copyright Date: 2018
  • Publication Date: December 3rd, 2017
  • ISBN: 9781634609357
  • Subject: Evidence
  • Series: Hornbooks
  • Type: Hornbook Treatises
  • Description: In clear and engaging prose that makes concepts accessible without oversimplification, this Treatise explains the Federal Rules, selected state variations, major cases, essential doctrines, and important underlying policies. Frequent practical examples drawn from courtroom practice introduce students to courtroom procedure, provide a context in which evidence problems arise, and acquaint them with the language of the courtroom. This volume can serve as background for beginning students and as a one-stop refresher for those taking advanced courses. Professors can assign various sections to track the syllabus or simply recommend this book as useful background reading.