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

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Edition: 3rd ed., 2011
Author(s): Park, Leonard, Orenstien et al


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Written from an advocate's perspective, this Hornbook Series: Evidence, A Student's Guide to the Law of Evidence as Applied in American Trials introduces how the courtroom operates and offers a glimpse into the environment that influences these rulings. Major cases and doctrines are discussed. Examples are given to develop a feel for the context in which a particular evidence problem might arise and for the language lawyers and judges use to resolve it. Also explores the rationale and purpose behind each rule.

Features and Benefits:
Expert guidance on the law of evidence;
Speak the language of evidence in the courtroom;
Employ evidence rules quickly and concisely;
Details major cases and doctrines;
Explains concepts behind rules of evidence.

Table of Contents includes:
Presenting Evidence at Trial: An Overview;
Procedures for Offering and Opposing Evidence in a Common Law Trial;
Objections to the form of the Question or Answer;
Burdens and Presumptions;
Relevancy and Its Limits;
The Hearsay Rule and Its Exceptions;
Evidentiary Privileges;
Impeachment and Rehabilitation of Witnesses;
Opinion Evidence & Expert Testimony;
Authentication , Identification, and Exhibits;
Appellate Review of Rulings on Objections.

Every attorney should have at least a small personal library of fundamental legal reference books to see them through their career. Hornbooks are the perfect foundation on which to build your own legal library as they represent comprehensive yet affordable reference tools covering over 75 legal topic areas. Don’t wait- start your library now!


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Format Hardcover
Author Park, Leonard, Orenstien et al
ISBN 9780314911735
Edition 3rd ed., 2011
Publisher West