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Getting Edited Video into Evidence

458909277With court time and patience at a premium, it may be best to introduce an edited version of a video recording into evidence instead of the whole—possible very long—version. But before you do this, you’ll have to authenticate your truncated video.

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Civil Litigation Criminal Law Legal Topics Litigation Strategy Trial Strategy

Refreshing Recollection in Court

469708075It’s common for witnesses forget facts while testifying—often due to nerves and sometimes due to selective memory. The good news is that you can use almost any item to refresh a witness’s recollection.

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Civil Litigation Evidence Legal Topics Litigation Strategy New Lawyers

Logging Your Exhibits Without Getting Logjammed

Not only is an exhibit log an invaluable trial organizational tool for you, but you’ll score points with the court clerk if you provide him or her with one. Here’s how to create an impressive exhibit log.