Fall Semester, 1999


Visiting Professor Peter Murray

Assignment for Week of October 4, 1999

Evidence Issues in Sexual Assault Cases and Competency of Witnesses

For Tuesday, October 5, please read:

We will complete our discussion of propensity and non-propensity use of character evidence and the use of habit evidence, and will go on to discuss the background of Federal Rules of Evidence 412-415.

For Wednesday, October 6, please read:

We will discuss issues of competency of witnesses and the form in which witnesses give their testimony.

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