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Author / Creator:Mueller, Christopher B.
Edition:3rd ed.
Imprint:New York : Aspen Publishers, c2003.
Description:xxxiii, 1206 p. ; 26 cm.
Language:English
Subject:Evidence (Law) -- United States.
Evidence (Law)
United States.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/5637750
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Other authors / contributors:Kirkpatrick, Laird C.
ISBN:0735529221 (casebook : alk. paper)
0735537461 (softcover : alk. paper)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Preface
  • Table of Abbreviations
  • Chapter 1. Preliminary Matters
  • A.. Introduction
  • B.. Admitting and Excluding Evidence
  • C.. Preliminary Issues in Evidence Rulings
  • D.. Limited Admissibility
  • E.. Rule of Completeness
  • Chapter 2. Judicial Notice
  • A.. Scope of Fre 201
  • B.. Process of Taking Notice
  • C.. Instructing the Jury
  • Chapter 3. Burdens and Presumptions
  • A.. Civil Cases
  • B.. Criminal Cases
  • Chapter 4. Relevancy and Its Limits
  • A.. Logical Relevance
  • B.. Pragmatic Relevance
  • C.. Character Evidence
  • D.. Habit and Routine Practice
  • E.. Subsequent Remedial Measures
  • F.. Settlements and Medical Payments
  • G.. Plea Bargains
  • H.. Liability Insurance
  • I.. Sexual Behavior of Complaining Witness
  • J.. Similar Crimes by Defendant in Sexual Assault and Molestation Cases
  • Chapter 5. Privileges
  • A.. General Policies
  • B.. Scope of Fre 501
  • C.. Attorney-Client Privilege
  • D.. Marital Privileges
  • E.. Physicians or Psychotherapists
  • Chapter 6. Witnesses
  • A.. Witness Competency
  • B.. Personal Knowledge
  • C.. Oath or Affirmation Requirement
  • D.. Interpreters
  • E.. Competency of Judges and Lawyers as Witnesses
  • F.. Juror Competency: Impeachment of Verdicts
  • G.. Voucher Rule Abolished
  • H.. Impeachment of Witnesses
  • I.. Repair and Support of Witnesses
  • J.. Religious Beliefs
  • K.. Presenting Testimony
  • L.. Refreshing Memory
  • M.. Calling and Interrogation by Court
  • N.. Sequestering Witnesses
  • Chapter 7. Opinions and Expert Testimony; Scientific Evidence
  • A.. Lay Testimony
  • B.. Expert Testimony
  • C.. Scientific Evidence
  • Chapter 8. Hearsay
  • A.. Doctrine and Purpose--An Overview
  • B.. Elements of the Doctrine--A Closer Look
  • C.. Borderland of the Doctrine
  • D.. Prior Statements by Testifying Witnesses
  • E.. Admissions by Party Opponents
  • F.. Unrestricted Hearsay Exceptions
  • G.. Exceptions--Declarant Unavailable
  • H.. Hearsay on Hearsay; Impeachment and Support
  • I.. The Catchall Exception
  • J.. Hearsay and Confrontation
  • Chapter 9. Foundational Evidence, Authentication
  • A.. Introduction
  • B.. Types of Foundations
  • C.. Self-Authentication
  • D.. Subscribing Witnesses
  • E.. Demonstrative Evidence
  • Chapter 10. The Best Evidence Doctrine
  • A.. Scope and Definitions
  • B.. The Doctrine in Operation
  • C.. Production of Original Excused
  • D.. Other Exemptions
  • Table of Cases
  • Table of Law Review Articles
  • Table of Books and Treatises
  • Index