Fall 2008 Section 002
Law 222: Evidence

Schedule: Evening Class
Instructor(s):
Parker, Jeffrey
Credit Hours: 3
CRN: 77557
Day(s): Tuesday, Thursday
Location: Hazel Hall 225
Time: 8:00pm-9:15pm
Enrollment Limit: Please see Patriot Web
Online: Online access through TWEN
Notes:
Syllabus: Syllabus not listed.
Course Documents:
Exam Date/Time: 12-16-2008 6:00pm
Prerequisites:
Civil Procedure
General Description:

Examines legal rules governing the proof of disputed issues of fact during adversary proceedings. The emphasis is on rules determining the admissibility of various types of evidence, including testimonial evidence (hearsay rules and impeachment of witnesses), documentary evidence, and scientific and expert evidence. The course also considers judicial notice as substitute for evidence, burdens of proof, and the effect of jury trial on rules of evidence.