O]ne who escapes persecution in his or her own land will rarely be in a position to bring documentary evidence or other kinds of corroboration
to support a subsequent claim for asylum.
Former High Court judge Lord Bonomy was asked last year to consider what other changes would be needed to deal with the loss of corroboration
Despite the abolition of the corroboration
rule and destructive contradictions doctrine, however, these rules will continue to be effectively enforced by juries due to long-held beliefs on gender and sex norms.
In a report entitled Justice Matters, he said: "Abolishing corroboration
would tempt them to do a less than thorough job.
The usual situation that you will face is a police officer following you and relying upon his speedometer as the corroboration
Although the early champions and ultimate drafters of the modern present sense impression exception stressed that a percipient witness would corroborate the substance of statements admitted at trial, they failed to include any such corroboration
requirement in the rule itself.
Though the editors "developed techniques for differentiating London's photographs from those taken by [others on location]," they do not reveal their methods for corroboration
They stated that the results need further corroboration
in other, larger clinical databases, although the surprising, apparently negative effect of ACE inhibitors on the chances for recurrence is, at least, cause for concern.
Though the corroboration
rule traces back to English common law,
There's no better corroboration
than his own words," Mr.
Students depended on system-provided relevance cues, rejected particular resource categories, examined remaining items for general and specific relevance, and primarily used a process of corroboration
to assess reliability.
Under the new rule, VA would not require corroboration
of a stressor related to fear of hostile military or terrorist activity if a VA doctor confirms the stressful experience recalled by the veteran adequately supports a diagnosis of PTSD and the veteran's symptoms are related to the claimed stressor.