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Uniform Evidence Resources

Case notes

  • Hughes v The Queen [2017] HCA 20 - a significant decision for the development of evidence law in Victoria. In this decision, by a 4-3 split, the High Court held that close similarity between events is not essential for tendency evidence to be admissible.


These knowledge tests will assist your understanding of key aspects of the Evidence Act 2008, including relevance, hearsay, opinion and discretionary exclusion of evidence.


Further reading

Resources from the Australian, NSW and Victorian Law Reform Commissions