Criminal Charges – Burden of Proof – Reasonable Doubt

October 2nd, 2019|

Anyone being
accused of or charged with a crime is in a stressful situation.
However, it is important to remember that before you can be convicted
of a crime, the burden is on the prosecution to prove “beyond a
reasonable doubt” that you committed that crime. The black letter
definition of reasonable doubt defines it as a doubt that prevents
one from being firmly […]