aliunde rule

The rule that a foundation must be laid by testimony aliunde of the misconduct of a juror or jurors before testimony of the jurors themselves will be received to impeach the verdict. 53 Am J1st Trial § 1105.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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