Irrelevant evidence

IRRELEVANT EVIDENCE. That which does not support the issue, and which) of course, must be excluded. See Relevant.

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The defence team described the bail review as frivolous and based on irrelevant evidence.
A similar problem occurs with her warning against chronologically or geographically irrelevant evidence, since her discussion of table manners draws equally on Hadith and on the observations of nineteenth-century Orientalists, as if the intervening centuries could not have witnessed changes in etiquette.
McGuffin's attorneys had contended that he was prevented from getting a fair trial after the state introduced what they call irrelevant evidence about his character.
The court observed that as a cornerstone of evidentiary law, relevant evidence is admissible, and irrelevant evidence is not admissible-Relevant evidence is defined as "evidence having any tendency to make the existence of any fact that is of consequence to the determination of the action more probable or less probable than it would be without the evidenced Thus, the court held that the sole issue for the jury was whether the failure of Dr.
Gavin Millar QC, for Coun Afzal, accused the petitioners of producing irrelevant evidence.
Because the admission of such evidence can be prejudicial to practitioners and deny them due process, it believes that the current language, requiring the ALJ to exclude irrelevant evidence, should be retained.
The First District Court of Appeals also had indicated the verdict in favor of the plaintiffs also should be reversed based upon the expiration of the statute of limitations and due to the introduction of irrelevant evidence.
Shield' laws prevent defense attorneys from introducing irrelevant evidence of a victim's past sexual conduct.
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The lawyers contend that McGuffin, now 29, was prevented from getting a fair trial after the state introduced what they call irrelevant evidence about his character.
9 billion runaway jury verdict was the product of jurors inflamed by personal injury lawyers who concealed the facts and spent their time spinning unproven conspiracy theories with irrelevant evidence.