The corpus delicti definition is a Latin term that literally translates to “body of the crime.” Corpus Delicti Definition In criminal cases a court describes the commission of a crime as the corpus delicti. See People v. Lara, 2012 IL 112370, ¶ 17. That just means a court acknowledges that something happened that was criminal […]

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