Criminal Evidence, 1st edition
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Criminal Evidence offers a hands-on introduction to evidence law, accessible to those studying criminal justice as well as those studying law. The text illuminates the role of evidence law through concise yet thorough explanations of the legal system, trial processes and principles of constitutional and criminal law.
Published by Pearson (July 14th 2021) - Copyright © 2018
Subject: Criminal Justice
Category: Criminal Investigation
Table of contents
PART I: The Criminal Legal System
1. The American Legal System
2. Criminal Law
3. Criminal Trial Process
4. Types and Forms of Evidence
5. Admissibility and Weight of Evidence
6. Evidence and the Constitution
PART II: The Law of Evidence
8. Authenticity and the Best Evidence Rule
10. Relevance Exceptions. Prejudice, Cumulativeness, and Public Policy
13. Witnesses. Credibility and Impeachment
A. The Federal Rules of Evidence
B. Annotated trial transcript
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