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Summer 2020
LAW208  DL  EVIDENCE

Course Description
This 4-credit traditional Evidence course is concerned with the law of evidence applicable in civil and criminal proceedings in the United States. The focus will be on the Federal Rules of Evidence, which now have been adopted through codification in a large majority of states. The primary method of evaluation will be a timed comprehensive open book exam. Students will also complete 1-2 multiple choice quizzes during the course.

Course Schedule
Dates Day Time Room
05-18-2020 - 07-08-2020   MTW  3:00 PM-5:00 PM DL

Course Frequency
This course is usually offered every semester

Course Information

Credits: 4
Pass/Fail Option: Yes
Prerequisite:
Grading: Graded
Method of Evaluation: Indivdual assignments and Final exam
Graduation Requirements Fulfilled By Course:
General
Special Attributes:
Bar Course
Distance Learning
Course Delivery:

Special Restrictions: Students interested in auditing this course should reach out to the Law Registrar's Office directly.
Law Track(s):
Litigation - Basic
Bar Subject(s):
FLORIDA
MBE
Concentration(s):
Litigation & Dispute Resolution (Concentration)   More information
Course Book(s):
Textbook Required:
Yes  
  • Textbook Name: Evidence
    Textbook Type: Hardcover
    Requirement: Required
    Author: George Fisher
    Publisher: Foundation
    Edition: 3rd
    ISBN: 9781609300609
      
  • Textbook Name: Federal Rules of Evidence 2018-19 Statutory and Case Supplement
    Textbook Type: Paperback
    Requirement: Required
    Author: George Fisher
    Publisher: Foundation
    Edition: 3rd
    ISBN: 9781640209398
      

Additional Materials:
The current supplement will be updated with a pdf which will be available for free download.  
First Class Assignment(s):

 
Professor(s)

COKER, DONNA


Biography
Contact Information:
Email: dcoker@law.miami.edu
Phone: (305)284-3041
Office: G383