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Unformatted text preview: 6) Attorneys present closing arguments a) Burden of Proof b) Burden of Persuasion i) Beyond Reasonable Doubt ii) Perponderance of evidence iii) Clear and convincing proof 7) Court instructs jury on law a) Jury Instructions 8) Jury deliberates and makes decision a) Verdict 9) Judge enters judgment on verdict 10) Losing party files posttrial motion a) Judgment notwithstanding the verdict APPELLATE REVIEW 1) Party receiving judgment files notice of appeal a) Appellant/Appellee b) Petitioner/Respondant 2) Parties file brief in reviewing court 3) Oral arguments made in reviewing court 4) Reviewing court announces decision 5) Further review may be requested by petition to higher court a) Writ of certiorari 6) Higher court allows or denies further review 7) Final Decision a) Res Judicata Legal 2700 Chapter 4 (Litigation) Flow Chart 01/28/09 b) Execution c) Garnishment...
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