cross examine

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Synonyms for cross examine

question closely, or question a witness that has already been questioned by the opposing side

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Eventually, India had agreed to allow the panel to cross examine the witnesses to speed up the much-delayed trial in the case in Pakistan.
India has given a written assurance to Pakistan that the legal panel of that country will be allowed to cross examine the witnesses when it visits Mumbai.
Q I have read that employees now have the right to cross examine witnesses in disciplinary hearings.
Feess said he would allow defense attorneys to cross examine FBI Special Agent Dane B.
Ayling, 70, insisted on his right to cross examine the witness, who the court was told he had mistreated "multiple" times - once while her six-year-old girl was in the same room.
In his book, Sprecher presents almost a daily summary of the actions by both the prosecution and defense, who each were allowed to present evidence, as well as call and cross examine witnesses.