This article examines the requirements to introduce writings into evidence: authentication, the best and secondary evidence rules, and the completeness doctrine. It also highlights the differences between the California rules and federal rules as they relate to authentication of writings.
Mendez, Miguel A.
"Authentication and the Best and Secondary Evidence Rules,"
University of San Francisco Law Review: Vol. 41
, Article 1.
Available at: http://repository.usfca.edu/usflawreview/vol41/iss1/1