THE CALIFORNIA EVIDENCE Code ("Code") and the Federal Rules of Evidence ("Rules") have much in common in defining the respective roles of judges and jurors. Their differences, while significant in some instances, are few in number.
Mendez, Miguel A.
"The Role of Judge and Jury: Conforming the Evidence Code to the Federal Rules,"
University of San Francisco Law Review: Vol. 37
, Article 3.
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