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3.7 - Review of the Onus and Standard of Proof

This chapter contains a Charge reviewing the onus and standard of proof. See Onus and Standard of Proof for information on this topic.

This charge has been drafted for use in conjunction with Charge: Onus and Standard of Proof. It will need to be modified if the jury was not instructed about the onus and standard of proof at the beginning of the trial.

This chapter also includes the following charges:

In This Chapter

3.7.1 – Charge: Conventional Directions

3.7.2 - Charge: Expanded Direction

3.7.3 – Charge: Reverse Onus

3.7.4 - Charge: Liberato Direction