present recollection refreshed

noun
present rec·​ol·​lec·​tion re·​freshed | \ -ˌre-kə-ˈlek-shən- \

Legal Definition of present recollection refreshed

: a rule of evidence allowing the use of a writing to jog the memory of a witness and enable the witness to testify about things newly remembered

called also present recollection revived

— compare past recollection recorded

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“Present recollection refreshed.” Merriam-Webster.com Legal Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/legal/present%20recollection%20refreshed. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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