Burden of Proof in Civil cases

Burden of proof in civil cases is regulated by the combined provisions of Section 131, 132 and 133 of the Evidence Act, 2011 which provided that: Section 131(1) Whoever desires any court to give judgment as to any legal right or liability dependent on the existence of facts which he asserts must prove that those… Continue reading Burden of Proof in Civil cases

Burden of Proof

Burden of proof is the legal burden on a party to convince the adjudicating court or tribunal, whether on a preponderance of evidence of evidence (in Civil cases) or beyond reasonable doubt (in Criminal cases), as to the truth of some propositions or fact which are in issue and vital to his case. In this… Continue reading Burden of Proof