LAW7560 - Evidence

LAW7560 - Evidence

Course Number: 

7560

Type: 

Lecture

Credits: 

3

Prerequisite(s):

none

This course is a study of the rules regulating the introduction and exclusion of evidence in civil and criminal trials. Specific subjects dealt with are: relevancy of evidence; the burden of producing evidence and the burden of persuasion; presumptions; competency of witnesses; examination of witnesses; privileges; the hearsay rule and its exceptions; demonstrative evidence; writings; judicial notice; functions of judge and jury.