Moral Certainty Definition and Legal Meaning

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

What is Moral Certainty?

(n) Moral certainty is the conclusion which can be arrived after considering the evidence available that the defended is guilty of the crime. Moral certainty is the state of belief one can arrive after applying a reasonable doubt on the matter under consideration.