Probative Definition and Legal Meaning

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

What is Probative?

It means the tending to prove or actually proving something. In the court of law, evidence is a must, without which, the defence have right to request for the dismissal of case and the court would do so. So any evidence brought in has to be probative otherwise it would not hold any value in court of law.