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12:06 Jul 8, 2007
English to German translations [PRO] Law/Patents - Law (general)
English term or phrase:matter of practice and law
Webseite über 'British Common Law leicht verständlich', Kapitel Ehrverletzung
In a trial the question whether the statement is defamatory is one of fact to be decided by the jury. As a matter of practice and law, however, the judge first decides whether the statement is capable of being defamatory.