Trial

A Quick Guide to Bench Trials

    A Quick Guide to Bench Trials
In the legal system, there are several different types of trials that occur. In the lower courts, one of the most common types of trials is a bench trial. A
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The Innocent Verdict

When it comes it comes to criminal trials there are often two parties present. There is the plaintiff, who can often be backed by law enforcement and then there is
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The Guilty Verdict

In the United States criminal trials are set in place in order to reprimand those individuals who have committed crimes. There is a large scope of crimes that can be
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When is a Continuance granted?

A continuance can be granted by or called for by a judge regarding a particular trial; in the case of the plaintiff and defendant, both parties can call for a
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The Idea of Trial By Jury

Trial by jury, also referred to as jury trial is a type of system in which an individual accused of
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What to Know About Rulings

  In the United States, the purpose of trial proceedings is to determine a ruling on a specified case. When
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Is Hearsay Enough to Be Convicted?

The finding that a particular legal judgment issued against a criminal defendant represents an instance of “conviction based on hear
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Using an Auto Replevin to Recover Property

When an individual or a company wants to recover its property, it can obtain a replevin from a local court.
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The 5 Important Points in Competence

Primarily, the prospect a defendant or a plaintiff suffering from a mental deficiency must be evaluated by an accredited psychiatrist
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Filing A Complaint

When an individual is named in a civil complaint, he/she will be required to respond to the complaint. Generally, civil complaints will contain an associated date by which the recipient
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