Burden of proof
Filed Under: Criminal Law; Evidence; Torts
2 definitions found for this term.
Definitions are presented in the order source books were published (most recent first).
The Law of Torts, 6/e$70.00 – $112.00
The obligation to produce evidence to prove facts necessary to establish a cause of action or a defence. It normally rests on the person who asserts a particular matter.
Understanding Bail in Canada$34.95 – $55.92
This refers to who has the onus of proof in a legal proceeding. In other words, what side must convince the judge (or jury) of the merits of its case.