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543
LAW
Evidence

UH Mānoa Catalog Description

"Objection, your Honor!" This course examines the rules of evidence that govern trials in both federal and Hawai'i courts and will focus on such topics as hearsay, witness examination, impeachment, physical and demonstrative evidence, expert testimony, writings, relevance, judicial notice, and presumptions.

Notes

The class will start one week later, with the first class on Weds. Sept. 4, followed by class on Thurs. Sept. 5. The class will end one week early, with the last class on Weds. Nov. 27. Four make-up classes will be held on Friday Sept. 20, Oct. 11, Nov. 1, and Nov. 22

Credit(s) for this CRN

4

Instructor Approval

No

Competition

No

Bar Course

Full

Clinical Requirement

No

Category

Criminal Law
Litigation

Textbooks

LEARNING EVIDENCE - FROM THE FEDERAL RULES TO THE COURTROOM
Author: Merritt and Simmons
Edition: 2nd
ISBN: 9780314275400
This book is required.
Year Published: 2012
Publisher: Westlaw Academic Publishing

Exam Information

Limited Open-Book Final Exam on Wednesday, December 18, 2013 at 1:00pm - 4:00pm in Classroom 2
CommentsMaterials allowed: Evidence Code and/or 1 page of notes during 90 minute essay portion only, Closed book for final 90 minutes of multiple choice.

Instructor(s)

Class Schedule

W
3:20pm - 5:00pm
Th
3:20pm - 5:00pm

Dates

September 4, 2013 to November 27, 2013

Classroom

Classroom 4

Course Reference Number

79662