Eight categories of evidence.

Eight categories of evidence.

Eight categories of evidence.

According to the textbook readings for this week, there are eight categories of evidence.

Prima Facie Evidence: Latin

Corroborative Evidence:

Real/Tangible Evidence:

Testimonial Evidence:

Conclusive/Conflicting Evidence:

Cumulative Evidence:

Positive/Negative Evidence:

Hearsay:

 

1. Define each category of evidence and rank these eight categories of evidence in terms of what you perceive as having the most impact on a jury or judge (if a trial by judge).

2. Explain why you gave each category its ranking and give examples for each category of evidence that would be included.

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