In a criminal case, the prosecutor is required to prove their case beyond a reasonable doubt. however, in a medical malpractice or accident case here in New York, we are not required to prove our case beyond a reasonable doubt. Instead, we only must show that we are more likely right than wrong and what we are saying is correct. This is known as the preponderance of credible evidence. Watch the video to learn more. To learn more about how New York medical malpractice and accident cases work in New York, I encourage you to explore my popular website If you have legal questions, I urge you to pick up the phone and call me since I can answer your legal questions at 516-487-8207 or by e-mail at [email protected]. I welcome your call. The Law Office of Gerald Oginski, LLC 25 Great Neck Rd., Suite 4 Great Neck, NY 11021 516-487-8207 [email protected]