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Published by Callaghan in Chicago .
Written in English



  • Illinois.


  • Evidence (Law) -- Illinois

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Paged continuously.

Other titlesIllinois evidence.
Statementby John A. MacNeil and Jesse C. Weaver.
ContributionsWeaver, Jesse C.
LC ClassificationsKFI1740 .M3 1927
The Physical Object
Pagination3 v. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6702158M
LC Control Number27011516

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  Work on the Book of Evidence starts immediately after your first appearance before the District Court. As mentioned above, compiling a book of evidence can be a lengthy process especially if the case is complex and there are a large number of witnesses. Witness statements normally are the largest class of document included in a Book of Evidence /criminal_trial/   “primary purpose of the trial is the rational ascertainment of facts”: Law Commission Evidence Law: Principles for Reform (NZLC PP13, ) at [38], and see further Chapter One at 2 See Evidence Act , s 6. 3 For example, fairness to the defendant in a criminal trial, see ss 27–30 of the Evidence Act 35 /   Thus, evidence of intemperate “habits” is generally excluded when offered as proof of drunkenness in accident cases, Annot., 46 A.L.R.2d , and evidence of other assaults is inadmissible to prove the instant one in a civil assault action, Annot., 66 A.L.R.2d In Levin :// Evidence, in law, any of the material items or assertions of fact that may be submitted to a competent tribunal as a means of ascertaining the truth of any alleged matter of fact under investigation before it.. To the end that court decisions are to be based on truth founded on evidence, a primary duty of courts is to conduct proper proceedings so as to hear and consider ://