Second edition of a volume in the Butterworths Tutorial series, first published 1996.
Describes and evaluates major aspects of the rules of evidence as well as providing instruction on how to use those rules in solving practical problems. Questions are asked in each chapter with a view to directing law students to the operation of rules in their practical context. Recent evidence legislation is also considered, up to 1 April 2001. Includes table of cases, diagrams and index. McNicol is Associate Professor in Law, Monash University. Mortimer is a member of the Victorian Bar.