Audi Alteram Partem
AUDI ALTERAM PARTEM
[Latin, hear the other side.] It embodies the concept incriminal lawthat no person should be condemned unheard; it is akin todue process. The notion that an individual, whose life, liberty, or property are in legal jeopardy, has the right to confront the evidence against him or her in a fair hearing is one of the fundamental principles ofconstitutional lawin the United States and England.