LexisNexis Questions and Answers: Uniform Evidence Law, 4th edition

Assists students in uniform evidence jurisdictions to consolidate knowledge through practice and revision questions.

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ISBN/ISSN: 9780409357318
Release Date: February 06, 2023
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LexisNexis Questions & Answers: Uniform Evidence Law is designed to facilitate continuous review and preparation for assignments and examinations. It consolidates and reinforces readers’ knowledge and understanding of the law of evidence applicable in the uniform Evidence Act jurisdictions. The author provides clear and concise revision guides for each major topic, and a systematic approach to analysing and answering problem and exam questions.

Each chapter commences with a summary of relevant cases and identification of the key issues. All questions are followed by a suggested answer plan, a sample answer and comments on how the answer might be viewed by an examiner. The author also offers advice on common errors to avoid, and practical hints and tips on how to achieve higher marks.


• Assists students with effective exam study preparation • Summaries of key issues help revision of key areas before problem questions are attempted • Scenario problems with answer guide, model answer, examiners comments and tips to keep in mind • Specifically written for students in uniform evidence jurisdictions

Related Titles

• Bellew et al, Australian Uniform Evidence Law: Principles and Context, 2nd ed, 2022
• Field, LexisNexis Questions and Answers: Evidence for Common Law States, 3rd ed, 2019
• Peden & Kumar, Quick Reference Card: Uniform Evidence Law, 3rd ed, 2018
• Weinstein et al, Uniform Evidence in Australia, 3rd ed, 2020


Table of contents

  • Ch 1. Relevance, Admissibility and Weight

  • Ch 2. Burdens and Standards of Proof

  • Ch 3. Shortcuts to Proof

  • Ch 4. Competence, Compellability and Privilege

  • Ch 5. The Course of a Trial

  • Ch 6. Character, Propensity and Prejudice

  • Ch 7. Hearsay

  • Ch 8. Opinion, Identification and Corroboration

  • Ch 9. Illegally or Improperly Obtained Evidence

  • Ch 10. The Final Hurdle