hope of benefit

hope of benefit
As an inducement to a confession: -a temporal or worldly benefit, the hope of escaping punishment in whole or in part, not hope of a moral or spiritual benefit. 29 Am J2d Ev § 560.

Ballentine's law dictionary. . 1998.

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