Wisconsin Rules of Evidence: A Courtroom Handbook, The
500+ pp.; 8th ed. 2013-2014 (Includes 2014-15 supplement)
Improve your trial performance with a quick and comprehensive guide to evidentiary rules
Whatever rule you’re looking up, the information is only seconds away in The Wisconsin Rules of Evidence: A Courtroom Handbook. It’s an essential reference for lawyers who need the rules of evidence at their command throughout a trial.
Essential information at your fingertips
You’ll locate applicable evidentiary rules and cases during trial quickly and easily, thanks to the Handbook’s tools. In the print book, these include an index, a table of cases, tabs with topical headings, and multiple cross-referencing features.
- Judicial Notice
- Opinions and Expert Testimony
- Contents of Writings, Recordings, and Photographs
The 2014–15 supplement:
- Incorporates citations and annotations for significant evidence-law cases decided by the Wisconsin Supreme Court and Court of Appeals, including recent decisions that provide guidance on topics such as expert testimony, “other acts” evidence, and hearsay
- Updates the text of the Wisconsin Rules of Evidence to include the latest amendments from the 2013–14 legislative session, including the creation of a new rule concerning the inadmissibility of a statement of apology or condolence by a health-care provider, and the expansion of the “greater latitude” rule for the admission of “other acts” evidence in certain criminal proceedings
- Updates the Table of Cases and Index to reflect material added to the book
Succeed in court by knowing the rules
Since 1982, The Wisconsin Rules of Evidence: A Courtroom Handbook has helped trial lawyers and judges find applicable rules of evidence, available commentary on those rules, and relevant case law when they needed them most. It can do the same for you.
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Authors: Hon. Thomas H. Barland and Michael J. Brose