Choo on Evidence (5ed)
Choo'sEvidenceprovides students with a lucid account of the core principles of the law of civil and criminal evidence in England and Wales, whilst also exploring the fundamental rationales that underlie the law as a whole.
This clear and engaging text explores current debates and draws on different jurisdictions to achieve a fascinating mix of critical and thought-provoking analysis for students and practitioners alike.
Where appropriate the author draws on comparative material and a variety of socio-legal, empirical, and non-legal material. Also, thorough footnoting and further reading lists provide valuable signposting to a wealth of additional sources.
Contents: 1: Introduction2: Burden and standard of proof3: The course of evidence4: Confessions5: The right to silence and the privilege against self-incrimination6: Identification evidence7: Investigatory impropriety: violations of the European Convention on Human Rights and undercover police operations8: Public interest immunity and related matters9: Legal professional privilege10: Character evidence11: Hearsay evidence12: Expert evidence13: Witnesses14: Alternative pathways to proof.
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