Evidence: Cases And Materials by J. D. HeydonEvidence: Cases And Materials by J. D. Heydon

Evidence: Cases And Materials

byJ. D. Heydon, Mark Ockelton

Paperback | October 8, 1996

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This new edition covers all the most significant developments that have occurred since the last edition appeared, with the chief amongst these being the changes instigated by the provisions of the Criminal Justice and Public Order Act 1994, which has removed the last of the mandatorycorroboration warnings and rewritten the law on the 'right of silence', as well as those made under the Criminal Justice Acts of 1991 and 1993.
J. D. Heydon, MA, BCL, of Gray's Inn and the New South Wales Bar, one of Her Majesty's Counsel Mark Ockelton, MA, BD, of Lincoln's Inn, Barrister, Fellow in the Faculty of Law, University of Leeds, an Adjudicator of Immigration Appeals
Title:Evidence: Cases And MaterialsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:558 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 1.1 inPublished:October 8, 1996Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0406081808

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Table of Contents

Part One.Introduction1. IntroductionPart Two.The Process of Proof2. The Burden of Proof3. Standard of Proof4. Presumptions5. Corroboration or SupportPart Three.The Protection of the Accused6. The Privilege against Self-incrimination7. The Right to Silence8. Confessions9. Unfair and Improperly Obtained Evidence10. The Accused's Character: Part I11. The Accused's Character: Part IIPart Four.Hearsay12. Hearsay: the Exclusionary Rule13. Hearsay Exceptions: Criminal Cases14. Hearsay Exceptions: Civil Cases15. Documentary Evidence16. Opinion Evidence and Prior ProceedingsPart Five.Witnesses17. Competence, Compellability and Oaths18. Private Privilege19. Public PolicyPart Six.The Course of the Trial20. The Course of the TrialPart Seven.Matters which need not be proved by Evidence21. Judicial NoticeIndex