PublishedLexis Nexis, September 2019
Quick Reference Card: Evidence for Common Law States, written by highly experienced author David Field, clearly summarises the most important principles, legislation and cases relating to evidence law in Queensland, South Australia and Western Australia.
This card covers relevance, admissibility, burdens of proof, proof without new evidence, forms of evidence, competence and compellability of witnesses, privilege, oral testimony, character evidence, hearsay, opinion evidence, identification evidence, corroboration in criminal cases, and unlawfully obtained evidence.
The Quick Reference Card makes an ideal study aid both for classroom and exam use and is an excellent tool for practitioners needing a ready-reference on evidence law in the common law states. The laminated A4 pages are designed to be folded into an easy-to-handle reference.
Concise summary of the most important principles of evidence law
Overview of key case law and legislation
Quick easy and clear access to key principles
Durable laminated card
Great as a revision checklist
Perfect for exam use
Field, Queensland Evidence Law, 4th ed, 2017
Field, LexisNexis Questions and Answers: Evidence for Common Law States, 3rd ed, 2019
Field & Offer, Western Australian Evidence Law, 2015
Ligertwood & Edmond, Australian Evidence, 6th ed, 2017