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hearsay:

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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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Frazer recalls the day in 1976 when a member of the Forces appeared at her door and informed her that "based on information gathered from neighbours and heresay, she was living in a relationship of man and wife without being married to him."
Binay also refuted that the alleged commission delivered in bags were just "heresay" evidence from Vice Mayor Ernest Mercado during his testimony before the blue ribbon committee headed by Senators Alan Cayetano and Antonio Trillanes IV.
The PMO has termed the allegations regarding irregular land dealings between Vadra, son-in-law of Congress chief Sonia Gandhi, and real estate major DLF as "false, based on heresay and vexatious".
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However, do treat these records with some caution - many of them were made up from information supplied by the families themselves - that is some of it may be heresay evidence and not substantiated.