BEYOND A REASONABLE DOUBT

What is BEYOND A REASONABLE DOUBT?

BEYOND A REASONABLE DOUBT is one of legal terms that means Standard in a criminal case requiring the jury to be satisfied “to a moral certainty” that every element of the crime has been proven by prosecution. Does not require state to establish absolute certainty by eliminating all doubt, but does require that evidence be so conclusive that all reasonable doubts are removed from the mind of the ordinary person.

 

source: www.pacourts.us/learn/legal-glossary

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