oyer definition

  • noun:
    • A hearing in a civil instance which is in line with the content of a document, when the plaintiff must produce the document.
    • A hearing or an inspection, since a deed, bond, etc., .
    • In law, a hearing or trial of factors.
    • The production of a document or copy of a document which an adversary has actually pointed out inside the pleading; anciently, the hearing associated with the reading of these document. During the early times often called oyer and determiner.

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