Curriculum

Evidence

Credits: 4.00
Faculty: I. Bennett Capers, Stephan Landsman, Jocelyn Simonson

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.