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Fall 2013 Course
Meets: Th 5:00pm - 7:00pm in Langdell Hall Langdell North; F 9:50am - 11:50am in Langdell Hall Langdell North
4 classroom credits

This four credit course will focus on the rules of evidence designed to assure accurate courtroom recreation of external events. The course will place special emphasis on the current federal rules of evidence e.g. relevance, character and credibility, hearsay, expert testimony and related rules governing amissability of evidence. The course will use specific problems/fact patterns to highlight evidentuary alternatives and how courts and lawyers make strategic use of rules of evidence.

Subject Areas: Procedure & Practice .