Skip to comments.IRS and the Spoliation of Evidence Legal Standard
Posted on 06/27/2014 5:06:15 PM PDT by Kid Shelleen
---snip--- Stated simply, when accused parties fail to produce relevant evidence within their control, evidence which they are otherwise naturally expected to possess, our legal system allows and even mandates that unfavorable presumptions be drawn against them. So when some item of relevant evidence whether documents, physical objects or data relevant to an ongoing legal matter is destroyed, discarded or modified in some way, we presume that the missing evidence was unfavorable to that party and draw conclusions accordingly.
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Just one problem. The law doesn’t seem to apply to the regime.
Evidently, the punishment for crime of spoliation is much less than the punishment for the crimes documented in the e-mails.
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