Volume 05 | Issue 1 | Fall 1976

Symposium on the Federal Rules of Evidence
INTRODUCTION Margaret A. Berger 1
THREE ESSAYS ON CHARACTER AND CREDIBILITY UNDER THE FEDERAL RULES OF EVIDENCE Irving Younger 7
FEDERAL RULES OF EVIDENCE: RULE 501 David E. Seidelson 21
SURPRISE – THAT DAMAGING TURNCOAT WITNESS IS STILL WITH US: AN ANALYSIS OF FEDERAL RULES OF EVIDENCE 607, 801 (d)(1)(A) AND 403 Abraham P. Ordover 65
TREATMENT OF PRELIMINARY ISSUES OF FACT IN CONSPIRACY LITIGATIONS: PUTTING THE CONSPIRACY BACK INTO THE CONSPIRACY RULE Lawrence W. Kessler 77
COCONSPIRATORS’ EXCEPTION: DEFINING THE STANDARD OF THE INDEPENDENT EVIDENCE TEST UNDER THE NEW FEDERAL RULES OF EVIDENCE Paul B. Bergman 99

Essay

AN ESSAY IN SUPPORT OF THE SECOND CIRCUIT’S DECISION IN MARSHEL V. AFW FABRIC CORP. AND GREEN V. SANTA FE INDUSTRIES Mordecai Rosenfeld 111

Notes

INEVITABLE DISCOVERY: THE HYPOTHETICAL INDEPENDENT SOURCE EXCEPTION TO THE EXCLUSIONARY RULE Brian S. Conneely & Edmond P. Murphy 137

Recent Developments

PAUL V. DAVIS Michael B. Frank 199

Book Reviews

BOOK REVIEWS 217

Books Received

BOOKS RECEIVED 229