ch. 1. An Introduction to the Law of Evidence chapter 2. The burdens and standards of proof chapter 3. Testimony of witnesses chapter 4. Course of trial chapter 5. Corroboration, lies, care warnings and identification evidence chapter 6. Silence : drawing adverse inferences against the defendant chapter 7. Character and convictions chapter 8. Hearsay : the rule, exceptions under the Civil Evidence Act 1995 and at Common Law chapter 9. Statutory exceptions to the hearsay rule in criminal cases chapter 10. Confessions chapter 11. Evidence obtained by illegal or unfair means chapter 12. Opinion evidence chapter 13. Privilege, public policy and disclosure.