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Burden of Proof

Arizona Legal Glossary
Burden of Proof:

Refers to the fact that one of the parties in a dispute has to prove their allegations to the court in order to have the judge find in their favor.

The burden of proof was on the prosecution, and it did not seem to have enough evidence.

Bench

Arizona Legal Glossary
Bench:

/benCH/

noun

Refers to the location where the judge sits during a case.

The judge called the prosecution and defense attorneys to the bench, as he wanted to discuss an important matter relating to the case.

Bailiff

Arizona Legal Glossary
Bailiff:

/ˈbālif/

noun

An individual acting as a courtroom attendant; a bailiff’s duties include supervision of the jury as well as keeping order in the courtroom.

The judge ordered the bailiff to remove the unruly individual from the courtroom.

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