Definition from Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary
An attempt to introduce new evidence during a hearing on a demurrer. Because a demurrer is an argument that assumes all of the facts in the challenged pleading are correct, evidence outside of the pleading may not be considered, and speaking demurrers are therefore not allowed. (See also: demurrer
Definition provided by Nolo’s Plain-English Law Dictionary.
August 19, 2010, 5:24 pm