Advanced Topics in Evidence

Advanced Topics in Evidence

Professor Charles Nesson
Spring 2018 seminar
W 5:00pm - 7:00pm in WCC Room 4059
2 classroom credits

Prerequisites: None

Exam: No Exam

The epistemology of legal, scientific, and political truth. We will consider proof by witness, proof by expert, proof by statistics and CSI, and the relationship of truth to evidence, time and viewpoint. This is NOT a course on the Federal Rules of Evidence.

Subject Areas: Procedure & Practice, Legal & Political Theory