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Examination of witnesses, criminal cases, criminal law, criminal procedure


The newest edition of Examination of Witnesses in Criminal Cases maintains its status as a key text on the topic. Author Earl J Levy, a national leader in the area of criminal law, has worked with the Criminal Lawyers’ Association, taught criminal law courses at various Canadian law schools, and has over 50 years experience as a litigator. The book, now in its seventh edition, contains necessary updates, and improvements have been made to both format and content while maintaining a similar, logical overview as in previous editions.


Examination of Witnesses in Criminal Cases. By Earl J Levy. 7th ed. Toronto: Carswell, 2016. cxxvi, 782 p. Includes bibliographic references and index. ISBN 978- 0-7798-7245-9 (hardcover) $220.00.