Curriculum

Evidence

Credits: 4.00
Faculty: Alan Hornstein, I. Bennett Capers, Gerald Shargel, Neil Cohen, Richard Farrell, Robert Pitler, Stephan Landsman

This course presents a comprehensive overview of evidence law, including relevancy, documentary evidence, hearsay, competency of witnesses, examination and impeachment of witnesses, privilege, presumptions and burdens of proof. Class discussion will be based on the Federal Rules of Evidence, cases, problems and films.

Grading and Method of Evaluation

Letter grade with pass/fail option. Final exam.