© D.L. Crumbley
Frequent Terms (10)
Preponderance of the evidence – greater than 50%. Civil trial.
Clear and convincing evidence – ca 70%.
Beyond a reasonable doubt – greater than 95%. Criminal trial.
Bates numbers - a numerical or alphanumeric system placed on documents retrieved during the discovery process.
Stipulations – before trial the parties agree to certain facts to simplify the trial.
Ipse Dixit- thing speaks for itself.