Satisfactory evidence

SATISFACTORY EVIDENCE. That which is sufficient to induce a belief that the thing is true; in other words, it is credible evidence. 3 Bouv. Inst. n. 3049.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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If the climate, since the Glacial period, has ever been in any degree warmer than at present (as some geologists in the United States believe to have been the case, chiefly from the distribution of the fossil Gnathodon), then the arctic and temperate productions will at a very late period have marched a little further north, and subsequently have retreated to their present homes; but I have met with no satisfactory evidence with respect to this intercalated slightly warmer period, since the Glacial period.
Furnish me with satisfactory evidence either that there is, or is not, such a person really in existence as Mercy Merrick, and I will give you a positive opinion on the case whenever you choose to ask for it.'
BAHRAINI women seeking a divorce still face challenges, either due to their inability to submit satisfactory evidence or the husband refusing to end the relationship.
Accuracy of the recording must be proved and satisfactory evidence has to be produced so as to rule out any possibility of tampering with the record.
In this case, Linda has adduced clear, convincing and satisfactory evidence which as a whole is superior to or has greater weight than that of Greg.
Other requirements include: 'All online media must have at least 5000 viewership per day, the site must have been in operation for five years and provide satisfactory evidence to this effect with clippings of the news utilised (especially parliamentary news).
class="MsoNormalMeanwhile, police have announced that 30 out of the 35 vehicles that had remained at Ggaba beach were taken by the owners or relatives of the deceased after satisfactory evidence was provided.
He said the status quo remains unless the police and DPP have satisfactory evidence that the circumstances have changed to warrant a review of the initial decision not to charge her.
'PM's sons Hussain Nawaz and Hassan Nawaz and his daughter Maryam Nawaz failed to produce satisfactory evidence in the offshore companies allegations against them.'
Only when these reports are based on appropriate tests of controls can the auditors provide satisfactory evidence of their operating effectiveness.
Nor has the government come up with any solid and satisfactory evidence to support its blame for the attacks on various terrorist groups.