relevant evidence
relevant evidence see evidence

Merriam-Webster’s Dictionary of Law. . 1996.

relevant evidence
n.
Evidence that is logically connected to the fact it is intended to establish.

The Essential Law Dictionary. — Sphinx Publishing, An imprint of Sourcebooks, Inc. . 2008.

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