Friday, June 16, 2017
Ronald J. Allen (Northwestern University Law School) has posted The Nature of Juridical Proof: Probability as a Tool in Plausible Reasoning (Forthcoming 21 Int. J. Evidence & Proof 133 (2017)) on SSRN. Here is the abstract:
The different contexts of forensic science and juridical decision making are explored to identify the nature of juridical proof, the role of formalized probability theory in it, and how factual inquiry proceeds in the differing domains.