satisfactory evidence

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  • satisfactory evidence — Such evidence as is sufficient to produce a belief that the thing is true; credible evidence. Such evidence as, in respect to its amount or weight, is adequate or sufficient to justify the court or jury in adopting the conclusion in support of… …   Black's law dictionary

  • satisfactory evidence — Same as satisfactory proof …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • full and satisfactory evidence — A refinement of the law which imposes a requirement in reference to the degree of proof in a civil case beyond that of a preponderance of the evidence. 30 Am J2d Evi §§ 1167. A statute which provides that a divorce may be granted only upon full… …   Ballentine's law 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 — 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

  • evidence — n. 1) to furnish, give, introduce, produce, provide evidence 2) to dig up, find, turn up, unearth; gather evidence; to piece together evidence 3) to plant evidence (on smb.) 4) to suppress; withhold evidence 5) to turn King s (BE), Queen s (BE),… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • satisfactory proof — Convincing evidence. Sufficient evidence. Evidence such as to satisfy an unprejudiced mind of the truth. 30 Am J2d Ev § 1080. To be satisfied of the truth of anything implies the absence of a reasonable doubt, but it does not imply the absence of …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • Evidence under Bayes theorem — Among evidence scholars, the study of evidence in recent decades has become broadly interdisciplinary, incorporating insights from psychology, feminism, economics, and probability theory. One area of particular interest and controversy has been… …   Wikipedia

  • sufficient evidence — Adequate evidence; such evidence, in character, weight, or amount, as will legally justify the judicial or official action demanded; according to circumstances, it may be prima facie or satisfactory evidence. Sufficient evidence is that which is… …   Black's law dictionary

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