69% of RWU Law 1L students come from outside of Rhode Island. There are 22 states represented in the Class of 2015 alone.
Advanced Evidence: Scientific Evidence & Expert Testimony
This course explores the area of scientific and expert testimony in the federal and state courts. The course focuses primarily on the evidentiary standards for admission of expert evidence (most commonly the Daubert standard) and its application to specific subject areas. The course also exposes students to the science underlying various forms of expert evidence, including cutting edge topics such as DNA and neuroscience. Guest lecturers are used extensively. A substantial paper is required.