The rule against hearsay seems simple enough, but is confusing to understand and is difficult to apply, not to mention peppered with exceptions. Join Los Angeles County Superior Court Judges Renée Korn and Scott Gordon for a practical review and explanation of the hearsay rule and its various exceptions. Judge Korn and Judge Gordon will share insightful tips on how to handle out of court statements.
Even if you think that you have mastered the rule against hearsay, don't miss this opportunity to hear from Superior Court judges about how they approach this perplexing topic. The panelists will also discuss People v. Sanchez.
- The Hearsay Rule
- The reasoning behind the Hearsay Rule
- What are statements?
- What is not hearsay
- Can a written statement or non-verbal conduct be hearsay?
- People v. Sanchez
This program assumes litigation experience.