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Dofu3

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Civil pre-trial procedures
« on: May 15, 2019, 10:16:16 pm »
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What's the distinct differences between pleadings, discovery of documents and exchange of evidence? They all seem to share a lot in common, especially with one of the purposes being something along the lines of reducing the element of surprise. How would you answer a distinguish question relating to the three?

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Re: Civil pre-trial procedures
« Reply #1 on: May 15, 2019, 11:33:53 pm »
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Pleadings is claims not evidence; discovery is a list; exchange is actual copies.
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