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Name: Evidence Act, 1872 (No. 1).
Country: Myanmar
Subject(s): Criminal and penal law
Type of legislation: Law, Act
Adopted on: 1872-09-01
Entry into force:
Published on: Printed separately, 72 p.
ISN: MMR-1872-L-61335
Bibliography: Printed separately, 72 p.
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Abstract/Citation: Applies to all judicial proceedings in or before any Court, including Courts-martial, but not to affidavits presented to Court or officer, nor to proceedings before arbitrator. Part II regulates relevancy of facts, Part III facts which need not be proved, Part IV oral evidence, Part V documentary evidence, Part VI exclusion of oral by documentary evidence, Part VII burden of proof, Part VIII estoppel, Parts IX-X examination of witnesses, and finally, Part XI improper admission and rejection of evidence.

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