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Proof

A coin made with a polished die or using some other special method. It may be struck twice to make the images clearer. Proofs generally do not circulate, but are made for collectors or for sale as illiquid assets.
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Proof beyond a reasonable doubt is the standard applied to the decision about guilt or innocence.
Even though the requirement of proof beyond a reasonable doubt is seemingly foundational in American constitutional law, the phrase does not appear in the Constitution.
32) He rejected the suggestion that imposing a uniform burden of proof beyond a reasonable doubt would impose an unduly onerous burden on the Crown:
68) Therefore, in the second scenario, the standard for imposing the death penalty remains, as always, proof beyond a reasonable doubt.
A witness to the abuse remains the only proof beyond a reasonable doubt, and witnesses to MSBP are rare.
The Supreme Court has long held that fundamental to the right of trial by jury is the principle that defendants can only be found guilty if the jury so finds "upon proof beyond a reasonable doubt of everyfact necessary to constitute the crime with which he is charged.
79) Partly for this reason, tort suits require proof of the relevant facts only by a preponderance; criminal cases require proof beyond a reasonable doubt.