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2012 - 2013 Graduate Catalog 
2012 - 2013 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

LAW 732 - Objections

Prerequisite(s): LAW 720 - Trial Advocacy  or LAW 114 - Legal Skills IV .

Objections This course will focus on making and meeting objections during trial. What is a leading question, compound question, irrelevant question? The course will explain when to object to an improper qeustion and how to rephrase a question in the "heat of battle." The course will cover evidence, civil procedure and hearsay. Framing proper questions and detecting improper ones is an art form filled with nuances and quick wit. The course will train you to think on your feet and learn the basic rules of trial evidence. Priority registration given to Trial Team members.