Opinion of non-experts

Opinion of non-experts: Non-expert opinions refer to the opinion given in restricted circumstances by laymen or persons who do not possess any expertise. These mainly concern matters of everyday life where a person may be expected to give opinions and which opinions may be safely acted upon by others. Opinion of non-experts are admissible in… Continue reading Opinion of non-experts

Opinion Evidence

Ordinarily the opinion of a witness is irrelevant and inadmissible in evidence. Opinion refers to ideas, a belief or judgment based mainly on feelings. A witness called to testify in any judicial proceedings cannot give his opinion as to the existence or non-existence of a fact in issue or relevant fact. A witness can only… Continue reading Opinion Evidence