Oregon Evidence

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LexisNexis, Nov 8, 2012 - Law - 1188 pages
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Oregon Evidence, Fifth Edition is the only Oregon-specific evidence treatise published, regularly cited by the Oregon courts. It is written and updated by Professor Laird C. Kirkpatrick, noted Oregon and federal evidence expert.

An eminent work by the first name in Oregon evidence, Oregon Evidence contains everything you need to know about the Oregon evidence rules, including the full text of the rules, official legislative commentary, and insightful commentary by Prof. Kirkpatrick. Also included is the full text of the Federal Rules of Evidence. The publication provides quick access to supporting authority and detailed analysis to aid in developing winning courtroom strategies.

Ideal for lawyers, judges, and law students alike, this well-organized work delivers clear insight into evidentiary issues, pinpoints hidden aspects of rules, and cites more than 1,100 cases to illustrate important points. Be sure to use the same evidence book the judge is using!


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Oregon Evidence Code
ORS 40 200 Withdrawn Plea or Statement
ORS 40 460 Hearsay exceptions availability of declarant
Rule 10031 ORS 40 562 Admissibility of Reproduction
ORS 40 565 Admissibility of other evidence of contents
FRE 614 Not Adopted in Oregon
Opinions and Expert Testimony
CourtAppointed Expert Witnesses
ORS 40 515 Subscribing Witness Testimony
ORS 40 555 Requirement of Original
ORS 40 570 Public Records
Competency to Testify in General Rule 602 Need for Personal Knowledge Rule 603 Oath or Affirmation to Testify Truthfully Rule 604 Interpreter
Judges Competency as a Witness Rule 606 Jurors Competency as a Witness Rule 607 Who May Impeach a Witness Rule 608 A Witnesss Character fo...

ORS 40 015 Applicability of Oregon Evidence Code
ORS 40 020 Purpose and construction
ORS 40 030 Preliminary questions
ORS 40 035 Limited admissibility
Rules 201c and 201d ORS 40 070 When mandatory or discretionary
Rule 201g ORS 40 085 Instructing the jury
ORS 40 205 Liability Insurance
Courts Calling or Examining a Witness Rule 615 Excluding Witnesses ARTICLE VII OPINIONS AND EXPERT TESTIMONY Rule 701 Opinion Te...
The Rule Against Hearsay
Testimony or Statement of a Party to Prove Content
1 Testimony of 0 Witness with Knowledge 2 Nonexpert Opinion About Handwriting 3 Comparison by an Expert Witness or the Trier of Fact 4 Disti...
Evidence That Is SelfAuthenticating
3 Foreign Public Documents 4 Certified Copies of Public Records 5 Official Publications 6 Newspapers and Periodicals 7 Trade Inscriptions and the ...
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