Instruction Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Instruction, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Instruction?

It is an explanation of the process which a judge delivers or communicates to the jury explaining the basis of the law on which the trial is being considered and what law is governing the same. He further informs them where to begin, what evidence is considerd and what has been the the outcome of the trial so far. Thats known as instruction in law.