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Evidentiary Challenges in the Courtroom

Evidentiary Challenges in the Courtroom
This course examines the more challenging situations that an attorney can face in the courtroom. Students will examine real courtroom dilemmas such as witness flipping, impeachment, and ethical challenges. Class discussion will focus on actual scenarios from a variety of trials and hearings, including an exploration of the applicable rules of evidence, case law, and procedure. Students will learn practical skills, including witness questioning techniques, evidentiary arguments, and trial preparation strategy. Pass/Fail. Enrollment Limited.

 Pre- or Co-requisite: Evidence.