[California]. Judicial Council of California. Civil Jury Instructions (CACI). 2017 edition. As approved at the December 2016 Judicial Council Meeting. LexisNexis. 2 Volumes with May 2017 Supplement, in 3 softbound books. Ex-private law firm library with location labels at foot of spines, else very good. Publisher's Price USD 250. Special $25. * Includes the all new and revised jury instructions approved by the Judicial Council for civil cases. These new plain-English instructions cover over 40 topics including Evidence, Contracts, Torts, Civil Rights, Eminent Domain, and much more. Rule 855 enacted by the Judicial Council states that "Use of the Judicial Council Instructions is strongly encouraged. If the latest edition of the civil jury instructions approved by the Judicial Council contains an instruction applicable to a case and the trial judge determines that the jury should be instructed on the subject, it is recommended that the judge use the Judicial Council instruction unless he or she finds that a different instruction would more accurately state the law and be understood by jurors."
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