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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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Pacific States Reports: Extra Annotated, Book 24

Law reports, digests, etc - 1912
...Appellant. otherwise; but the evidence must establish the truth of the fact to a reasonable and moral certainty, that convinces and directs the understanding,...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 Southwestern Reporter, Volume 157

Law reports, digests, etc - 1913
...the defendant be established to an absolute certainty, but to a "moral certainty," that is, one which convinces and directs the understanding, and satisfies the reason and judgment of the truth of the charge, is not erroneous. [Ed. Note. — For other case?, see Criminal Uiw, Cent....
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Judicial and Statutory Definitions of Words and Phrases, Volume 3

Law - 1914
...mind feels a sort of coercion or necessity to act in accordance with it. It is also declared to be a certainty that convinces and directs the understanding, and satisfies the reason and judment of those who are bound to act conscientiously upon It. People v. Lew Fook, 75 Рас. 188,...
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American State Trials: A Collection of the Important and ..., Volume 8

John Davison Lawson - Crime - 1917
...doubt will avail in favor of the prisoner." (1st Greenleaf, Sec. 34.) "The evidence must establish the truth of the fact to a reasonable and moral certainty;...conscientiously upon it." (Commonwealth v. Webster, 5 Cush. 320.) Far back in the early history of English jurisprudence we find that it was considered...
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Reports of cases determined in the district courts, Volume 32

1917
...feels a sort of coercion or necessity or necessity to act in accordance with it. It is that degree of certainty that convinces and directs the understanding...those who are bound to act conscientiously upon it." It might be quite interesting and illuminating to a philologist, but it is believed that it would be...
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Lawyers' Reports Annotated, Book 16

Robert Desty, Burdett Alberto Rich - 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;—...directs the understanding, and satisfies the reason and Thus, in Ray v. State, 50 Ala. 104, it »as held no error to refuse the following charge, as it was...
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Cases on the Law of Evidence: Selected from Decisions of English and ...

Edward Wilcox Hinton - Evidence (Law) - 1919 - 1098 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. This we take to be proof beyond reasonable doubt; because if the law, which mostly depends upon considerations...
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Legal Definitions: A Collection of Words and Phrases as Applied ..., Volume 2

Law - 1920
...charge. Carlton v. People, 150 111. 192. Absolute Certainty Not Required. 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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Reports of Cases Decided in the Court of Oyer and Terminer and the Court of ...

John Wallace Houston - Law reports, digests, etc - 1920 - 619 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. This we take to be proof beyond reasonable doubt; because if the law, which mostly depends upon considerations...
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The Codes of California: pt. 1-2. Penal code

California - California - 1921
...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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