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2021 OBJECTION: A CRASH COURSE IN TRIAL EVIDENCE (J, SJ)

Recorded (March 17, 2021)

Training Description:

This course is designed for Justices of the Peace who will be presiding over misdemeanor jury trials, specifically in the context of domestic battery cases. Today, we will cover the basics of trial evidence, including relevance, hearsay, and witnesses. Each module will explain the evidentiary rules and provide examples of how those rules will play out in the context of a domestic battery jury trial.

Faculty:

Deputy Attorney General Samantha Edmondo
Lyon County Public Defender Aaron Mouritsen

Who Should Attend:

This course is designed primarily for all Nevada judges. NOTE: Meets Core Competency “Judicial Skills” (JS).

Continuing Education Credit:

1.0 CLE/CJE (Certificate of Attendance required to receive continuing legal/judicial education credit). NOTE: CLE credit for this course is approved through March 17, 2024, and will then be stale dated.

Register:

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