Musings and Snippets from a recently retired JP. I served for 31 years, mostly in west London. I was Chairman of my Bench for some years, and a member of the National Bench Chairmen's Forum All cases are based on real ones, but anonymised and composited. All opinions are those of one or more individuals. JPs swear to enforce the law of the land, whether or not they approve of it. Nothing on here constitutes legal advice.
Thursday, December 23, 2010
Reasonable Doubt v Balance of Probabilities
The burden of proof is different in civil and criminal matters. This looks like an example of the different tests that are applied:- Report.