fact in controversy

Definition of fact in controversy

: a fact other than a fact in issue that is collateral to the issue and controverted between the parties (as evidential facts merely of aid in reaching a verdict) distinguished from fact in issue

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“Fact in controversy.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fact%20in%20controversy. Accessed 9 Aug. 2022.

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