3rd edition (Revised)

The Law of Evidence


This highly readable, well-organized book combines practical guidance and expert academic commentary making it ideal for use in trial and appellate courts, and in the classroom.

Table of Contents

Foreword to the First Edition
Chapter 1: Introduction
Chapter 2: Relevance and Materiality: The Basic Rule of Admissibility
Chapter 3: Character Evidence: Primary Materiality
Chapter 4: Hearsay
Chapter 5: Hearsay Exceptions
Chapter 6: Opinion Evidence
Chapter 7: Privilege
Chapter 8: Self-Incrimination
Chapter 9: Improperly Obtained Evidence
Chapter 10: Methods of Presenting Evidence
Chapter 11: Secondary Materiality and Your Own Witness
Chapter 12: Rules Relating to the Use of Admissible Evidence
Chapter 13: Conclusions
Table of Canadian Evidence Acts
Table of Cases
About the Authors

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