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Author Chesser, Brianna, author.

Title Evidence in practice / Brianna Chesser, Geoffrey Horgan, Graham Thomas.

Published Pyrmont, N.S.W. : Thomson Reuters, 2019.


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Physical description xv, 217 pages ; 22 cm
Notes Includes index.
Contents Foreword -- Table of cases -- Table of statutes -- Introduction -- Part One. Evidence in context -- 1. Introduction to the uniform evidence law-- 2. Admissibility of evidence -- 3. Adducing evidence -- 4. Witness competence and compellability-- 5. Hearsay and opinion evidence -- 6. Credibility and character-- 7. Tendency and coincidence -- 8. Judicial discretions and warnings -- Part Two. Evidence in practice: key legal skills -- 9. Moot -- 10. Trial -- 11. Summary hearing -- 12. Tunc pro nunc: Geoffrey Horgan QC --. Index.
Summary Evidence in Practice is designed to assist the reader to critically examine the development, role and use of the laws of evidence. It will also assist the reader to prepare for a moot and gives practical advice on how a real trial might be prepared for and conducted. Concentrating on the areas of evidence law that the reader should be familiar with, Evidence in Practice then offers advice as to how that knowledge might be employed in the setting of a moot and trial.
Other author Horgan, Geoffrey, author.
Thomas, Graham (Lawyer), author.
Subject Evidence (Law) -- Australia.
Evidence (Law)
Evidence (Australia)
ISBN 9780455241524