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TERM

discovery

CONTEXT & COMMENTS

Def.: 1) Disclosure by a party to an action, at the other party’s instance, of facts or documents relevant to the lawsuit.
(Garner, B., Garner’s Dictionary of Legal Usage, 3rd edition)
       •  Rule 16 defines what information is subject to disclosure in the discovery process.
Def.: 2) The facts or documents disclosed.
       • The defendant asked his counsel for the discovery in his case.

SUGGESTED TRANSLATIONS

1) revelación de pruebas procedentes/pertinentes a solicitud de la contraparte

2) pruebas sujetas a revelarse solicitadas por la contraparte

Category

CRIM. PROCEDURE; LEGAL; MOTIONS

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Created at 2/27/2014 10:27 AM by jonathanw
Last modified at 3/25/2014 9:13 AM by jonathanw