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This review essay discusses the relationship between the intellectual history of the reasonable doubt standard and the question of current function of the reasonable doubt standard.
Keywords: evidence, standard of proof, burden of proof, beyond a reasonable doubt, criminal procedure, proof in criminal trials, intellectual history and legal evidence, probability and evidence, probability and proof
Suggested Citation: Suggested Citation
Tillers, Peter, Intellectual History, Probability, and the Law of Evidence. Michigan Law Review, Vol. 91, p. 1465, 1993. Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=898741