cross-examine


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Synonyms for cross-examine

Synonyms for cross-examine

to question thoroughly and relentlessly to verify facts

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An eight-member panel from Pakistan had visited Mumbai in April 2012 to cross-examine four key witnesses of the case but was denied permission, in accordance with Chief Justice's verdict in the Mumbai High Court.
The first commission had come in March last year but according to mutually accepted terms of reference the panel did not cross-examine the four witnesses whose statement it had recorded.
Judges refused to accept Ms Al Hawaj's request to cross-examine the witness without his ID card, saying they have to be sure of his identity before questioning him under oath.
Pakistani authorities had decided to send another panel to Mumbai as the findings of the first judicial commission were rejected by an anti-terrorism court as its members were not allowed to cross-examine four key witnesses - the police officer who led the probe into the attacks, the magistrate who recorded Kasab's confessional statement and two doctors who conducted autopsies of nine terrorists killed during the attacks.
However, a lawyer representing the three Bahrainis yesterday claimed his team had not been given time to cross-examine all witnesses.
Salim Malik can travel to Australia at his own expense if he wants to cross-examine Warne and Waugh.
It can then authenticate it by linking disparate customer and third-party databases, as well as cross-examine data against other nationwide Experian relational repositories.
27 ( ANI ): Pakistan has requested India to permit a second judicial commission to visit the country to cross-examine the key witnesses in the 2008 Mumbai attacks' case and accelerate the prosecution of the Pakistani suspects.
Lawyers submitted a request to cross-examine Shakih Abdul Aziz as part of their claim that the defendants were among 225 prisoners who received a Royal pardon by His Majesty King Hamad.
Guidelines from Lord Chief Justice Lord Bingham are aimed at making sure men charged with rape who defend themselves do not abuse their right to cross-examine their accusers.
NEW DELHI -- Pakistan has sent the terms of reference for visit of the second Judicial Commission to India to cross-examine key witnesses in the Mumbai attack case to speed up the prosecution of seven Pakistani suspects in that country.
Tehran, Aug 31 ( ANI ): India has urged Pakistan to speed up the trail of the 26/11 accused residing in Pakistan in an expeditious manner and in this regard New Delhi has viewed positively Pakistan's request to cross-examine witnesses related to the Mumbai attacks.
The recently reported verdict was based on sanctions imposed by the judge on the case, who did not allow our witnesses to testify, did not allow us to cross-examine MTA witnesses and did not allow for facts to be evenly presented.
Chief prosecutor Chaudhry Zulfiqar Ali had earlier told the court that another commission could be sent to India after ensuring that it would be allowed to cross-examine witnesses.