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603 - Evidence
Professor: Ric Simmons
Semester: 2011 Autumn
Second Writing Requirement? No
Professional Responsibility? No
Means of Assessment: Exam
Special Notes: Second-Year Priority Course
This course surveys the Federal Rules of Evidence. Concepts include relevance, character evidence, witness impeachment, hearsay, expert testimony, and privileges. The course uses the Merritt and Simmons "uncasebook" on evidence, rather than the case method. Class sessions allow students to explore evidence through problems, simulations, and other interactive exercises.
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