This text presents each rule in the order in which it appears, followed by commentary explaining and exploring the concepts underlying the particular rule. Commentary sections also discuss the relationship between rules so that a complete picture may be obtained. This edition reflects recent amendments and judicial interpretations, culled from the more than 5,000 citations to the Federal Rules of Evidence appearing since publication of the Third Edition in 1992. The text provides the scope and highlights you need to excel in understanding this field. This will enable you to answer exam questions more quickly and accurately, and enhance your skills as an attorney.