Trial Evidence

Author: Thomas A. Mauet
Editor: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454874678
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Well-known and experienced authors, highly respected in the clinical field, Thomas A. Mauet and Warren D. Wolfson provide a complete review of the effective use of evidence in a trial setting. Trial Evidence, Sixth Edition is structured around the way judges and trial lawyers think about evidentiary rules, with particular focus on the Federal Rules of Evidence. Numerous examples show how evidentiary issues actually arise, both before and during trial. A logical organization follows the sequence of a trial: opening statement, direct examination, cross examination, and closing arguments. Law and Practice sections throughout the book are based on actual federal and state cases and bring real life to the law of evidence. The accessible style of Trial Evidence always focuses on practice over theory.

Trial Techniques And Trials

Author: Thomas A. Mauet
Editor: Wolters Kluwer Law and Business
ISBN: 9781454822332
Size: 10,45 MB
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Newly revised, this leading book in the field shows how to prepare for a jury trial and reviews the thought processes of a lawyer before and during each aspect of a trial. Structured to follow the stages of a trial, Trial Techniques continues to deliver practical advice and abundant examples of the courtroom skills needed to present evidence and arguments persuasively. This comprehensive yet concise handbook covers all aspects of the trial process, providing the perfect source for your elective course. This long-time leading course book is an invaluable source for prospective trial lawyers, presenting: a best-selling author renowned for his skills both as a writer and litigator a clear, engaging writing style that breaks the trial process down into its critical components for more thorough and efficient comprehension excellent examples illustrating strategies for opening statements, jury selection, direct- and cross-examination, exhibits, objections, and more an appendix containing the Federal Rules of Evidence for easy reference An author website to support classroom instruction using this title is available at http://www.aspenlawschool.com/mauet_trialtechniques7

Trial Techniques

Author: Thomas A. Mauet
Editor: Aspen Publishers
ISBN: 9780735532403
Size: 16,64 MB
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This Sixth Edition of the book is regarded as "the Bible" for both students and lawyers: Thomas A. Mauet's Trial Techniques . The long-time leading book in the field shows how to prepare for a jury trial and reviews the thought processes of a lawyer before and during each aspect of a trial. Structured to follow the stages of a trial, this powerful paperback delivers practical advice and abundant examples of the courtroom skills needed to present evidence and arguments persuasively. A winning formula for learning: a best selling-author renowned for both his litigation and his writing clear, highly engaging text that breaks the trial process into the components for easy student understanding excellent examples illustrate strategies for jury selection, opening statements, direct- and corss-examination, closing arguments, exhibits, objections, and more includes the Federal Rules of Evidence for easy reference an invaluable tool for prospective and practicing trial lawyers alike The Sixth Edition includes: new chapter on bench trials focuses on how best to present a case to the judge updated textual material on amdendments to the Federal Rules of Evidence Revision to reflect the Supreme Court's decisions since Daubert Please visit the new companion website to learn more about this book. Website: http://www.aspenlawschool.com/mauet_trialtechniques6

Evidence

Author: Marilyn J. Berger
Editor: Aspen Law & Business
ISBN: 9780735507494
Size: 13,30 MB
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Evidence: Skills, Strategies and Assignments and the Freck Point

Advocacy Excellence

Author: Camille Abate
Editor: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1543820883
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Advocacy Excellence: The Jury Trial teaches students the art and science of 21st century trial advocacy through the eyes of two seasoned, tenacious, and successful female trial attorneys who bring over 60 years of combined experience to the text. With a sharp and practical focus on how the digital age has changed trial practice, students will gain the ability to successfully advocate in today’s smart courtrooms using electronically stored information, social media, and technology in all phases of trial. This text teaches classic courtroom skills with a modern and spirited tone, using examples from real trials and step-by-step practice guides along with insider tips about the strategy and execution techniques that wins trials. This clear, concise, and easy-to-understand text is organized into three distinct sections: Part I: Preparation — investigation, preliminary case analysis, developing a case theory, and merging the case theory into the actual trial Part II: Practice — techniques and advice that provide simple steps to successful jury selection, openings, direct and cross examination, impeachment, cross of special witnesses, and summation Part III: Strategy — navigating the courtroom, how to admit or oppose evidence at trial, objections, and the end game of jury deliberation. Learn the law, ethics, and strategy of trial advocacy with step-by-step instructions and useful chapter ending process guides and infographics to reinforce skills. Professors and students will benefit from: Question and answer examples in every chapter that teach how to ask strategic and purposeful questions during jury selection, depositions, pretrial hearings, direct examination, cross examination, impeachment, and the admitting or opposing of evidence. Illustrations and charts that demonstrate how to create various proof matrices, timelines, witness statement charts, transcript keys, and how to structure opening, direct, and cross examination. Feature text boxes that highlight practice tips, ethical issues, and other “beware” concerns for trial and provide explanations of “why this works” for certain skills taught in a new and modern manner. In-depth coverage of the role of social media and emojis as evidence, plus how to authenticate social media and other electronic or digital evidence at trial. Reference sheets designed for students to copy for continued use in both an academic, experiential setting and the first years of practice as a new trial lawyer.

Trial Advocacy

Author: Marilyn J. Berger
Editor: Wolters Kluwer Law & Business
ISBN: 1454849584
Size: 20,73 MB
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Trial Advocacy: Planning, Analysis, and Strategy conveys a clear understanding of the trial process, how lawyers think, and the strategies and techniques of trial persuasion. Updated throughout, the timely Third Edition provides checklists in each chapter as a useful teaching aid. Topical coverage has been expanded to include discussion of Internet interference during trial and the use of focus groups, trial simulations, and technology in trial preparation. A leader in the field, Trial Advocacy offers: a thorough and lucid overview of the trial process balanced coverage of practice and theory informative discussion of how trial lawyers think and act how litigators use state-of-the-art technology trial persuasion strategies and techniques a thoughtful look at the ethical and legal boundaries of trial advocacy More of what's new in the Third Edition: new coverage of bench-trial advocacy a comprehensive treatment of courtroom evidence how to satisfy the judge's expectations of counsel

Federal Evidence

Author: Christopher B. Mueller
Editor:
ISBN:
Size: 14,21 MB
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Court Procedure And Evidence Issues

Author: Neal R. Bevans
Editor: Aspen Law & Business
ISBN: 9780735507654
Size: 18,94 MB
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Readable and practical text for criminal justice courses on court procedure and judicial process, incorporating an overview of evidentiary issues. Features: This text explores the details of the judicial process, explaining the various phases of a criminal prosecution in a clear and often entertaining style. The book provides a balance between theoretical discussions and practical, down-to-earth examples of law in action at every phase of a criminal proceeding. Well-written text that is accessible to both students and professors. Thoughtful pedagogy includes the following: Learning objectives that are stated clearly and succinctly at the beginning of each chapter Terms and legal vocabulary set out in bold in the body of the text and defined immediately in the margin for the ease of student comprehension Figures and tables to illustrate crucial points, designed to capitalize on different learning styles among students Case scenarios to help students develop their understanding of the material Excerpts from seminal or otherwise noteworthy US Supreme Court cases End of chapter questions, activities and assignments to hone the students' understanding Reference to a sample criminal case to help develop specific points in each chapter Complete Mock Trial package that includes police, investigative reports, charging documents and other materials to assist student in actually presenting a criminal case "For the Prosecution/For the Defense," point/counter point feature in each chapter that discusses an issue from the prosecution and defense viewpoints Web sites for further research and/or discussion Profiling the Professional: an interview and profile of a legal professional, such as a judge, law enforcement officer, defense attorney, etc., that appears in each chapter. This feature explains the day-to-day world of a legal professional, helping the student/reader make an intellectual and emotional connection with the real-life professionals in the criminal justice system Logical and understandable organization. Author has a wealth of trial experience at every phase of criminal litigation, as well as extensive experience writing textbooks.

People Of The State Of California V Phillip Spector

Author: Ann Murphy
Editor: Wolters Kluwer Law and Business
ISBN: 9780735597952
Size: 19,42 MB
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People of the State of California v. Phillip Spector: Case File, written by Ann Murphy who is a law professor with extensive trial practice experience, is an effective, short, skills-based book, meant to be used as a companion text in any evidence or trial advocacy class. Based on a high-interest, "celebrity" case, it is bound to capture student interest and engage students in the classroom while it illustrates the Federal Rules of Evidence. This exciting case file features: A consistent fact pattern that works through the Rules of Evidence and illustrates how the Rules work in the courtroom and the impact they have on the trial process Numerous exhibits that enliven the text Well-crafted questions that illuminate key points Appendices that provide helpful reference material How to Approach Evidence Confrontation Clause--Post Crawford Character Evidence Chart Hearsay Helper Spousal Privileges Resource-rich companion website offers: Detailed teaching materials PowerPoint slides that provide additional exhibits Answers to all the questions Background material on the pieces of evidence "Scripts" for four witnesses so that students can try their hands at direct examination and cross examination

Looseleaf Evidence Under The Rules 8e

Author: Christopher B. Mueller
Editor: Aspen Publishers
ISBN: 9781454877998
Size: 18,98 MB
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Buy a new version of this Connected Casebook and receive access to the online e-book, practice questions from your favorite study aids, and an outline tool on CasebookConnect, the all in one learning solution for law school students. CasebookConnect offers you what you need most to be successful in your law school classes - portability, meaningful feedback, and greater efficiency. The eighth edition of Evidence Under the Rules: Text, Cases, and Problems, one of the most widely-adopted Evidence coursebooks ever published, has been thoroughly revised and redesigned to be even more teachable and student friendly. A new two-color design enhances the reading experience, and new text boxes (many with photographs) provide interesting background on select cases and additional perspectives on key issues. New classroom aids include video excerpts of courtroom scenes from famous movies and actual trials, videos of courtroom enactments of many of the book's problems, and a comprehensive set of PowerPoint slides that can be used, at the option of the instructor, with -clickers- so that students can vote on the admissibility of the evidence offered in each problem. Many elements, however, remain the same, including: the book's structuring around the Federal Rules of Evidence; carefully edited cases and secondary materials; and the inclusion of numerous problems that allow students to apply new concepts. Look for these key features of the new edition: New two-color design to enhance readability Addition of side bars that contain photographs and text relating to important cases, offering background on how the evidence issue arose New -Comment/Perspective- text boxes provide broader perspectives to aid in understanding doctrine Addition of several more problems to allow students to apply important concepts More introductory text to provide a foundation for understanding the materials that follow Notes have reduced in number and made more comprehensible Guidance for answering Note questions is provided so that students understand how to approach questions Excerpts of cases in the Crawford line of decisions interpreting confrontation rights have been replaced by summary discussions CasebookConnect features: ONLINE E-BOOK Law school comes with a lot of reading, so access your enhanced e-book anytime, anywhere to keep up with your coursework. Highlight, take notes in the margins, and search the full text to quickly find coverage of legal topics. PRACTICE QUESTIONS Quiz yourself before class and prep for your exam in the Study Center. Practice questions from Examples & Explanations, Emanuel Law Outlines, Emanuel Law in a Flash flashcards, and other best-selling study aid series help you study for exams while tracking your strengths and weaknesses to help optimize your study time. OUTLINE TOOL Most professors will tell you that starting your outline early is key to being successful in your law school classes. The Outline Tool automatically populates your notes and highlights from the e-book into an editable format to accelerate your outline creation and increase study time later in the semester.