It can be inferred from the passage that the crucial factor in a trial under the adversarial system is

Sophia on August 23 at 11:10PM

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Irina on August 24 at 05:54PM


The passage tells us that in the inquisitorial system, the crucial factor in the body of facts, not the legal rule (in contrast to the adversarial system) (lines 45-47). We can thus conclude that rules of legality, i.e. the legal rule, is the crucial factor under the adversarial system.

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