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Evidence
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EVIDENCE

PAPERBACK BY GORMAN, ROSS

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9781858004211
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PUBLICATION DATE
01 MAR 2006

DESCRIPTION

Thomson Round Hall's Nutshell on evidence law is a revision tool for students, summarising the essential components of the vast subject of evidence law. it is a user-friendly, accurate and concise work that will be an invaluable study aid, outlining the main principles and major cases in the following areas:Contents The burden of proof; The testimony of witnesses; Corroboration; Identification evidence; Leading evidence of an accused's previous convictions (similar fact evidence); Cross-examing the accused on his previous convictions or his bad character; The rule against hearsay; Confession evidence; Evidence obtained in breach of an accused's constitutional rights and illegally obtained; Evidence; Expert and opinion evidence; Privilege.Ross Gorman is a practising barrister. He is also a tutor in Griffith College Dublin and in The Honorable Society of Kings Inns.

CONTENTS

Introduction and the basic concepts of evidence. Burdens and standards of proof. Competence and compellability of witnesses. Corroboration. Similar fact evidence.Cross-examination of the accused. The rule against hearsay. Evidence obtained unconstitutionally and illegally. Expert and opinion evidence. Privilege.