In law, interrogatories (also known as requests for further information) are a formal set of written questions propounded by one litigant and required to be answered by an adversary, in order to clarify matters of fact and help to determine in advance what facts will be presented at any trial in the case.In civil cases, the issues to be decided can potentially be more complex than in criminal cases. For example if a person is charged with speeding, in a hypothetical case the prosecution has to prove that the person was the driver of the motor vehicle and that it was being driven in excess of the proper speed without any lawful excuse.
Posts about Interrogatories
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    … on Fridays, and the highest number of fatal crashes occurred on Sundays. The highest number of total crashes were reported over the Thanksgiving, Memorial Day, Fourth of July, and Labor Day Holidays, with the Christmas Holiday following shortly behind. Common Causes of Car Accidents While car accidents originate from a variety of sources, some…

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  • Simple Law Firm Procedures to Increase Workflow: Naming Conventions

    … for Admission RFD – Requests for Disclosure RFP – Request for Production ROG – Interrogatories This list could go on and on, and do not feel compelled to keep it short. Include everything you could consistently abbreviate, and always feel free to add to the list. However, don’t over-abbreviate, as the goal is to make viewing documents easy. Remember…

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  • Will I have to testify at my personal injury trial?

    … a formal investigation is conducted.1 the discovery process normally includes subpoenas for documents, interrogatories which are form of written questions, and depositions. A deposition is similar to a courtroom testimony because it involves the taking of an oral statement, under oath, and is made by a living witness or involved party.2 The setting…

    Bruning Legal- 12 readers -
  • How a Legal Malpractice Attorney Uses the Discovery Process

    … in the case may be questioned. A deposition allows the deponent to have an attorney present, and legal counsel for the other side will also be present. Interrogatories may also be used, which are another questioning format. Anything entered into discovery must be shown to be genuine. What Is Admissible During Discovery? Information, both in written…

    Legal Malpractice - Chris Trebatoski- 30 readers -
  • Security Clearance and Past Illegal Drug Usage – What Can You Do?

    … is how I suggest that the individual handle this concern, this assumes that the person is now clean and sober and has changed his or her life. The moment someone gets wind of the fact that the government has security clearance concerns regarding past drug usage, (for example, when the government issues interrogatories questioning past drug usage…

    Ron Sykstus/ Bond and Botes- 36 readers -
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