§ 13-8.1-1 Short title
§ 13-8.1-2 Purpose
§ 13-8.1-3 Definitions
§ 13-8.1-4 Procedure

Terms Used In Rhode Island General Laws > Chapter 13-8.1

  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • in writing: include printing, engraving, lithographing, and photo-lithographing, and all other representations of words in letters of the usual form. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-16
  • person: extends to and includes co-partnerships and bodies corporate and politic. See Rhode Island General Laws 43-3-6
  • Public defender: Represent defendants who can't afford an attorney in criminal matters.