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Trial lawyers ready reference to Evidence code of California

Danny R. Jones

Trial lawyers ready reference to Evidence code of California

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Published by Trial Lawyers Service Co. in [Belleville, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • California.
    • Subjects:
    • Evidence (Law) -- California.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Danny R. Jones [and] Charles R. Weldon.
      ContributionsWeldon, Charles R., joint author., California.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKFC1030.Z9 J6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination54 p.
      Number of Pages54
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5598628M
      LC Control Number68004560

      California Evidence Code 1 Division 9. Evidence Affected or Excluded by Extrinsic Policies. Chapter. 2. Mediation § Definitions. For purposes of this chapter: (a) “Mediation” means a process in which a neutra l person or persons facilitate communication between the disputants to assist them in reaching a mutually acceptable Size: 29KB. to show them. As Lloyd Stryker, one of the great trial lawyers put it, “Evidence itself is eloquence, and the facts, if properly arranged will shout louder than you possibly could.1 ” The most common problem seems to be that lawyers cannot resist overstat-ing the evidence. Over years ago, the first treatise on trial practice warned. The trial itself is normally the most important event in the case and, depending on its complexity, may last anywhere from ten minutes to several months. After hearing the evidence produced by the parties at trial, the judge will decide any issues the parties have not been able to resolve on their own. Pretrial Motions.


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