Summer 2016 Initial Class Assignment for:


Instructor: Prof. Field

First class date: May 31, 2016

Posting date: May 23, 2016 @ 12:21:58


Welcome to Evidence! The book we will we use is Sydney A. Beckman, et
al., Evidence: A Contemporary Approach (West, 2d ed. 2012). This book
is the only required book for this course. If you are interested in
using a supplement (which is OPTIONAL), please see the syllabus for

The syllabus for the class is posted on Stanley at My Courses >
Evidence > Files.

For the first week, please carefully read, study, and be prepared to
discuss the following assignments. Note that this assignment includes
two cases that are not in the casebook. Please download edited
versions of these cases from Stanley at My Courses > Evidence > Files.
(Be sure to select the Summer 2016 semester first.)

Tuesday, 5/31:
   --Casebook pp. 1-23
   --Breunig v. Am. Family Ins. Co., 173 N.W.2d 619 (Wis. 1970)
   -- G.G. ex rel. Grimm v. Gloucester Cty. Sch. Bd., No. 15–2056,
2016 WL 1567467 (4th Cir. Apr. 19, 2016) [EDITED VERSION]
   --Casebook pp. 24-36.

Wednesday, 6/1: Casebook pp. 87-119.

Note: There is no class on Monday, 5/30, because of the Memorial Day

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