Results for: Burden-of-proof

Does burden of proof in a lawsuit ever shift?

  The answer is yes or no depending on who you talk to and is basically a matter of semantics or magic. The key is to avoid using the term "burden of proof", because the " (MORE)

When is the burden of proof beyond a reasonable doubt?

The burden of proof is "beyond a reasonable doubt" in all criminal trials. In civil trials, the burden of proof is either "a preponderance of the evidence" or "proof by clear (MORE)

What is the '' burden of proof ''?

The burden of proof is on the prosecutor. They must prove beyond reasonable doubt that the accused is guilty. The defense only needs to raise reasonable doubt about the defend (MORE)

Example of burden of proof?

The "burden of proof" is the amount of evidence and/or testimony necessary to convince the court or jury of your guilt.
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Can you use burden of proof in a sentence?

The burden of proof was on the district attorney in proving the man was guilty of robbery.
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Who has the burden of proof in an alibi defense?

(in the US) The prosecution ALWAYS bears the burden of proof to prove the defendant guilty beyond a reasonable doubt, however, if the defendant uses an alibi defense, REALISTI (MORE)