conflicting evidence

conflicting evidence
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  • conflicting evidence — Evidence from different sources which cannot be reconciled; evidence for the plaintiff and evidence for the defendant, considered together and presenting at least a fair and reasonable ground for difference of view as to which should prevail.… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • conflicting evidence — Evidence offered by plaintiff and defendant, or prosecutor and defendant which is inconsistent and cannot be reconciled …   Black's law dictionary

  • conflicting evidence — Evidence offered by plaintiff and defendant, or prosecutor and defendant which is inconsistent and cannot be reconciled …   Black's law dictionary

  • conflicting evidence — proof which contradicts other proof, evidence which leads to two different conclusions …   English contemporary dictionary

  • evidence — ev·i·dence 1 / e və dəns, ˌdens/ n [Medieval Latin evidentia, from Latin, that which is obvious, from evident evidens clear, obvious, from e out of, from + videns, present participle of videre to see]: something that furnishes or tends to furnish …   Law dictionary

  • evidence — ev‧i‧dence [ˈevdns] noun [uncountable] LAW information or facts given in a court of law to prove that someone is guilty: • He refused to give evidence at the trial. * * * evidence UK US /ˈevɪdəns/ noun [U] LAW ► objects, documents, official… …   Financial and business terms

  • evidence — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ abundant, ample, considerable, extensive, plentiful, significant, substantial, sufficient, widespread ▪ There i …   Collocations dictionary

  • evidence — Any species of proof, or probative matter, legally presented at the trial of an issue, by the act of the parties and through the medium of witnesses, records, documents, exhibits, concrete objects, etc., for the purpose of inducing belief in the… …   Black's law dictionary

  • evidence — Any species of proof, or probative matter, legally presented at the trial of an issue, by the act of the parties and through the medium of witnesses, records, documents, exhibits, concrete objects, etc., for the purpose of inducing belief in the… …   Black's law dictionary

  • conflicting — adjective a) Striking, or dashing together; fighting; contending; struggling to resist and overcome. In the absence of all conflicting evidence. b) Being in opposition; contrary; contradictory …   Wiktionary

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