Glossary beginning with B

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Money paid to insure that a person will show up to court
A person in charge of security in a courtroom
Where the judge sits. Usually a table and a chair. Not an actual bench.
Bench trial
A trial decided by a judge without a jury
A person that gets property or money from someone when they die
Having two spouses at once
Birth certificate
A legal document with a person's place of birth, time of birth, and parents
Burden of proof
Having to show evidence to prove something