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Clio in the Courtroom

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Expert witnesses from various professions testifying in murder cases are common sight in TV’s court melodramas. But have you ever seen a historian sworn in as an expert witness? In New Mexico and elsewhere in the West, historians are called upon to render opinion in litigation over the one commodity whose lack will be lethal to everyone: water. We will look at the three-handed fight between Indian tribes, non-Indians and the federal government over water, and the role of historians in providing expert witness testimony by deposition and/or in court based on their research in fascinating and esoteric corners of history.

Class Details

1 Sessions
Weekly - Wed

CE South Building

Hana Samek Norton 



Please read:  UNM Tuition Remission eligible, under Personal Enrichment



Registration Closes On
Wednesday, July 11, 2018 @ 11:59 PM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
7/11/2018 - 7/11/2018 Weekly - Wed 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Albuquerque, CE South Building  Map, Room: 113 Hana Samek Norton