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John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: LAW                                     Course Number: 202                                    
Course Title: Law and Evidence
Subject: Law
Minimum Credits: 3.0                                     Maximum Credits: 3.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


A comprehensive analysis of the rules of evidence. Particular subjects include judicial notice, presumptions, the nature of real and circumstantial evidence, burden of proof, province of court and jury, documentary evidence, hearsay evidence, confessions, admissions, witnesses, and constitutionally protected evidence. Emphasis on evidence in criminal cases.

Prerequisite: ENG 101. In addition: sophomore standing or above.
Start Date:    08/31/2001                         End Date: