finding of fact
finding of fact see finding

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

finding of fact
n.
A court’s or agency’s determinations about the facts of a case after hearing testimony, examining evidence, and deliberating.

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


finding of fact
See: finding
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Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary. . 2009.

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  • Finding of fact — Das finding of fact bezeichnet im Strafprozess der Vereinigten Staaten das Vorgehen im Zwischenverfahren der dreiteiligen Verfahrensordnung aus Ermittlungsverfahren, Erkenntnisverfahren und Strafverfahren. Ein solches Zwischenverfahren ist im… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • finding of fact — Determinations from the evidence of a case, either by court or an administrative agency, concerning facts averred by one party and denied by another. Kozsdiy v. O Falton Bd. of Fire and Police Com rs, 31 Ill.App.3d 173, 334 N.E.2d 325, 329. A… …   Black's law dictionary

  • finding of fact — Determinations from the evidence of a case, either by court or an administrative agency, concerning facts averred by one party and denied by another. Kozsdiy v. O Falton Bd. of Fire and Police Com rs, 31 Ill.App.3d 173, 334 N.E.2d 325, 329. A… …   Black's law dictionary

  • finding of fact — The result of reasoning from the evidentiary facts. Greenbeig v Lee, 196 Or 157, 248 P2d 324, 35 ALR2d 567. A conclusion drawn by the trial court from the facts without the exercise of legal judgment. 53 Am J1st Trial § 1132. A written statement… …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • finding of fact — noun (law) the findings of a jury on issues of fact submitted to it for decision; can be used in formulating a judgment • Syn: ↑verdict • Topics: ↑law, ↑jurisprudence • Hypernyms: ↑finding …   Useful english dictionary

  • finding of law — Term applies to rulings of law made by court in connection with findings of fact; such findings or rulings of law are subject to appellate review. See also conclusion of law Compare finding of fact, above …   Black's law dictionary

  • finding of law — Term applies to rulings of law made by court in connection with findings of fact; such findings or rulings of law are subject to appellate review. See also conclusion of law Compare finding of fact, above …   Black's law dictionary

  • Question of fact — In law, a question of fact (also known as a point of fact) is a question which must be answered by reference to facts and evidence, and inferences arising from those facts. Such a question is distinct from a question of law, which must be… …   Wikipedia

  • conclusion of fact — A finding of fact; an ultimate fact, Caywood v Farrell, 175 Ill 480, 482; the result of reasoning from the evidentiary facts. Greenberg v Lee, 196 Or 157, 248 P2d 324, 35 ALR2d 567. See finding of fact …   Ballentine's law dictionary

  • error of fact — A mistake of fact as distinguished from a mistake of law. A finding of fact by the trial court contrary to the weight of the evidence. Southern Surety Co. v United States (CA8 NM) 23 F2d 55, 59. See ignorance of fact; mistake of fact …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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