The beyond a reasonable doubt standard

I didn’t hear anyone demand that standard. Personally, preponderance of evidence would have been OK with me.

But there wasn’t even that.

No one was trying to convict the man of a crime, they were supposed to be judging his fitness for court.

Exactly. And beyond the word of one person, there was no reason to judge him unfit.

Data Driven Econophile. Muslim, USA born. Been “woke” 2x: 1st, when I realized the world isn’t fair; 2nd, when I realized the “woke” people are full of shit.

Data Driven Econophile. Muslim, USA born. Been “woke” 2x: 1st, when I realized the world isn’t fair; 2nd, when I realized the “woke” people are full of shit.