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Illinois State Bar Association Offers Pocket-size Version of Illinois Rules of Evidence

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
January 11, 2011

CHICAGO, IL – The Illinois State Bar Association’s (ISBA) pocket-size edition of the new Illinois Rules of Evidence is now available to ISBA members for $12.74 and to non-members for $17.74. The price includes shipping and sales tax.
 
Drafted by the Supreme Court’s Special Committee on Illinois Evidence and printed by the ISBA, the 88-page booklet is a convenient reference for judges, lawyers, legal assistants and anyone else who needs a handy guide. The new rules took effect January 1, 2011.
 
“Many lawyers are finding this handy booklet indispensible,” says ISBA President Mark D. Hassakis. “Throw it in your pocket, purse or briefcase and the rules of evidence are always at hand.”
 
To order one or more copies of the guide, go to http://www.isba.org/store/books/illinoisrulesofevidence or call (800) 252-8908.

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