hearsay

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hearsay:

see evidenceevidence,
in law, material submitted to a judge or a judicial body to resolve disputed questions of fact. The rules discussed in this article were developed in England for use in jury trials.
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EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy made an admission against interest during testimony before the House Energy and Commerce Committee on March 22.
The standard-bearer of United Nationalist Alliance noted that Duterte had admitted his ties to the Davao Death Squad, and that this may be considered admission against interest before the court.
(Such an implicit admission against interest could not have been lost on the various courts.) Finally, although the taxpayer argued that the "benefits," especially the resource-related benefits, were insignificant, it is not clear that a serious evidentiary effort was directed toward proving this point in the Tax Court.