Law and Evidence : A Primer for Criminal Justice, Criminology, Law, and Legal Studies /

Title

Law and Evidence : A Primer for Criminal Justice, Criminology, Law, and Legal Studies /

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Description

By Charles P. Nemeth (former College at Brockport faculty member).

Introduces the complex topics of evidence law in a straightforward and accessible manner. The use and function of criminal evidence and civil evidence in cases is examined to offer a complete understanding of how evidence principles play out in the real world of litigation and advocacy. This revised Second Edition includes new sections on Rules and Case Law Analysis, Forensic Cases, and Evidentiary Software Programs.

ISBN

0763766615

Publication Date

2011

Publication Information

2nd edition.

Sudbury, Mass. : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, c2011.

xix, 334 p. : illustrations, forms ; 23 cm.

Disciplines

Criminology and Criminal Justice | Legal Studies

Department

Criminal Justice

Comments

Located in Drake Library at: KF9660 .N46 2011

CONTENTS: Overview of evidence -- Real evidence -- Demonstrative evidence -- Documentary evidence -- Lay witnesses -- Expert evidence -- Admissions and stipulations -- Motion practice and evidence -- Trial evidence.