This looseleaf reference work for Ohio practitioners includes: sample foundational questions, jury instructions on evidentiary matters, annotations to Ohio reported and unreported cases, Federal Rules, and the complete Ohio Rules of Evidence. The volume integrates the Ohio Rules with Revised Code provisions on evidence and Ohio common law precedents.
This guidebook analyzes the Ohio Rules of Evidence, emphasizing the changes in the Rules and their application and interpretation by Ohio courts since 1980. The full text of the Ohio Rules of Evidence and the Official Staff Notes are included in the book. A chart comparing Ohio and Federal Rules of Evidence is provided in the work.
This treatise comprehensively covers issues of scientific evidence and discusses frequently encountered types of scientific evidence. Modern scientific methodology is examined, including: laser techniques for visualizing fingerprints, electrophoresis, hypnotic enhancement of memory, voiceprints, and scanning electron microscopy.