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" ... the evidence must establish the truth of the fact to a reasonable and moral certainty, — a certainty that convinces and directs the understanding, and satisfies the reason and judgment of those who are bound to act conscientiously upon it. "
Massachusetts Reports - Page 226
by Massachusetts. Supreme Judicial Court - 1895
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The adjudged cases on insanity as a defence to crime: with notes

John Davison Lawson - Insanity (Law) - 1884 - 953 pages
...that the fact charged is more likely to be true than the contrary ; but the evidence must establish the truth of the fact to a reasonable and moral certainty,...those who are bound to act conscientiously upon it." With regard to the evidence in this case, very little comment is required from the court, except upon...
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The Pacific Reporter, Volume 94

Law reports, digests, etc - 1908
...that the fact charged is more likely to be true than the contrary ; but the evidence must establish the truth of the fact to a reasonable and moral certainty...those who are bound to act conscientiously upon it. This we take to be proof beyond reasonable doubt ; because if the law, which mostly depends upon considerations...
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The American Reports: Containing All Decisions of General ..., Volume 44

Isaac Grant Thompson, Irving Browne, Lawyers Co-operative Publishing Company - Law reports, digests, etc - 1884
...nothing more, in the oft'|iioted language of Chief Justice SHAW, than " that the evidence must establish the truth of the fact to a reasonable and moral certainty;...and satisfies the reason and judgment of those who arc bound to act I'onscientiously upon it." M'cix/er'.v case, 5 Gush. 320. As said by another learned...
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The Pacific Reporter, Volume 6

Law reports, digests, etc - 1885
...learned chief justice goes on to say that it is a certainty that convinces and directs the understanding; satisfies the reason and judgment of those who are bound to act conscientiously upon it. Does not a strong preponderance of evidence convince the understanding, satisfy the reason and the...
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The Pacific Reporter, Volume 175

Law reports, digests, etc - 1919
...establishes in your minds the guilt of the defendant to a reasonable and moral certainty, such a certainty as convinces and directs the understanding and satisfies the reason and judgment of you, who are bound to act conscientiously upon it, then you would have no reasonable doubt, and it...
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The Northeastern Reporter, Volume 42

Law reports, digests, etc - 1896
...generally. The learned judge in the Webéter Case, among other things, said: "The evidence must establish the truth of the fact to a reasonable and moral certainty;...those who are bound to act conscientiously upon it. This we take to be proof beyond a reasonable doubt; because if the law, which mostly depends upon considerations...
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West Coast Reporter: Containing All the Decisions as Fast as Filed ..., Volume 5

John Norton Pomeroy, Carter Pitkin Pomeroy - Law reports, digests, etc - 1885
...learned chief justice goes on to say that it is a certainty that convinces and directs the understanding, satisfies the reason and judgment of those who are bound to act conscientiously upon it. Does not a strong preponderance of evidence convince the understanding, satisfy the reason and the...
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Atlantic Reporter, Volume 111

Law reports, digests, etc - 1921
...remaining, the accused is entitled to the benefit of it by an acquittal. The evidence must establish the truth of the fact to a reasonable and moral certainty,...those who are bound to act conscientiously upon it. This we take to be proof beyond a reasonable doubt; because if the law should go further than this,...
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The American Decisions: Containing All the Cases of General Value ..., Volume 52

John Proffatt, Abraham Clark Freeman, Bancroft-Whitney Company - Law reports, digests, etc - 1886
...that the fact charged is more likely to be true than the contrary; but the evidence must establish the truth of the fact to a reasonable and moral certainty;...those who are bound to act conscientiously upon it. This we take to be proof beyond reasonable doubt; because if the law, •which mostly depends upon...
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The Atlantic Reporter, Volume 67

Law reports, digests, etc - 1908
...Is more likely to be true than the contrary. But the evidence must establish the truth of the facts to a reasonable and moral certainty — a certainty...those who are bound to act conscientiously upon It" If in this case you entertain such a reasonable doubt of the guilt of the defendant, your verdict should...
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