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Donald F. Paine Evidence Lectures and Interview

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3302

This collection houses recordings of class lectures that Donald Paine presented on the intricacies of introducing evidence in trials and a DVD of an interview with Paine conducted for the Tennessee Bar Foundation Legal History Project.

Dates

  • 2005 August 23- 2006 August 1 (bulk 2005)

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 2 business days are needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library.

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet (27 DVDs)

Abstract

This collection houses recordings of class lectures that Donald Paine presented on the intricacies of introducing evidence in trials and a DVD of an interview with Paine conducted for the Tennessee Bar Foundation Legal History Project.

Biographical/Historical Note

Bio Note: Paine has died since this bio was written. Delete and change to: Donald Franklin Paine was born in Knoxville, Tennessee in 1939. He earned his B.A. (1961), M.A. (1963), and LL.B. (1963) from the University of Tennessee. Immediately after graduation, Paine served in the Army as a Captain in the Judge Advocate General's Corps. He was discharged in 1966 and returned to Tennessee, where he authored the Tennessee Law of Evidence (1974). Paine practiced law with Paine, Tarwater, and Bickers in addition to researching Tennessee's legal history. He was a Reporter to the Supreme Court Advisory Commission on Rules of Practice and Procedure, wrote a monthly column for the Tennessee Bar Journal, and lectured for the Tennessee Law Institute, the University of Tennessee College of Law, and the Tennessee Judicial Conference. Paine also served as President of the Knoxville Bar Association (1983) and of the Tennessee Bar Association (1986-1987). He died on November 18th, 2013.

Arrangement

This collection consists of a single box.

Acquisition Note

Don Paine donated these materials to Special Collections on September 18, 2006.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480