Course Details

LGS320 Evidence

This course will examine the Federal Rules of Evidence governing the admission, exclusion, and presentation of evidence in judicial proceeding. Topics covered in this course include relevancy; hearsay, exceptions to hearsay; impeachment; expert testimony; rules of exclusion; character and habit evidence; competency of witnesses; examination and impeachment of witnesses; opinion and expert testimony; presentation of evidence; privilege; presumptions and burdens of proof; and the scope of judicial notice.

Credit Hours: 3