Graham's Federal Rules of Evidence in a Nutshell, 10th

Imprint
West Academic Publishing
ISBN-13
9781683289814
Primary Subject
Evidence
Format
Softbound
Copyright
2018
Series
Nutshells
Softbound - New, softbound print book.

Description

The Nutshell, reflecting the Federal Rules of Evidence as restyled and amended up to and including December 1, 2017, contains a crisp, clear, concise, and complete explanation of each Federal Rule of Evidence designed to prepare every student for the course final, the multistate bar examination, and most significantly a successful litigation practice career. The United States Supreme Court’s controversial testimonial/nontestimonial interpretation of the Confrontation Clause developed in Crawford and progeny is thoroughly analyzed as well. With respect to the definition of hearsay, the not hearsay definition, the most commonly encountered hearsay exceptions, expert witnesses, and character evidence even more exhaustive treatment is provided. Concrete illustrations are presented throughout.