Spring 2008 Section 001
Law 222: Evidence

Schedule: Day Class
Instructor(s):
Bernstein, David
Credit Hours: 3
CRN: 16566
Day(s): Monday, Wednesday
Location: Hazel Hall 221
Time: 10:00am-11:15am
Enrollment Limit: Please see Patriot Web
Notes:
Syllabus: Syllabus not listed.
Course Documents:
Exam Date/Time: 05-07-2008 12:00 noon
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.