Evidence A - Cordray



 

Course Title

Evidence A

Professor

Cordray
 

First Assignment

EVIDENCE 

Spring 2013 

 

Professor Cordray 

The textbook for Evidence is Learning Evidence, Second Edition, by Deborah Jones Merritt and Ric Simmons, ISBN 978-0-314-27540-0.  You will not need a rules supplement.  

For the first class session, please skim pages 1-39, which provide valuable background information on how evidence is used, types of evidence, the Federal Rules of Evidence, and the structure of a trial.  Please also read carefully pages 40-54. 

 

The assignments for the first week are: 

   

M         1/7       Introduction;                                                                                       1-39 (skim) 

                        Objections; Limited Admissibility                                                      40-54 

 

T          1/8       Relevance;                                                                                           55-68 

                        Rule of Completeness                                                                         287-291 

 

Th        1/10     Prejudice                                                                                             69-87