chapter 3

  1. testimonial evidence
    spoken or signed, elected from a witness
  2. real evidence
    the thing itself, physically presented as opposed to being described
  3. admissable evidence
    evidence that may be presented in court
  4. relevant
    admissable in court, of consequence
  5. material
    of consequence to the determination of the action
  6. best evidence
    rule that allows only the original document or item to be admitted
  7. judicial notice
    admission of evidence w out authentication
  8. affirmative defense
    defense showing that the defendant is not liable even if the plaintiffs claim
  9. proof beyond a reasonable doubt
    proof that is so strong it excludes any other reasonable hypothesis
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chapter 3
civil litigation