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(law) close questioning of a hostile witness in a court of law to discredit or throw a new light on the testimony already provided in direct examination

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Weiss(84) is commonly cited for the proposition that cross-examination from texts that have not been conceded to be authoritative is prohibited.(85) Roveda, however, provides no guidance about what makes a text authoritative.(86) The court merely held that cross examination of an expert from a neurology textbook was improperly permitted by the trial court, but only because the witness 'had never heard of ...
Counsel for Meesha Shafi said if list of witnesses is provided then we will conduct cross examination on the same day.
He noted that cross examination of the JIT head Wajid Zia started at 11:00am and ended 2:15pm.
Thereafter Col Azam faced detailed cross examination by Nasir's counsel Hasan Warraich whose emphasised that the PCB has not presented any direct evidence against bookie named Yousuf and neither the PCB advised the cricketers to keep away from the same bookie before the incident took place on the first day of the 2017 Pakistan Super League (PSL) in Dubai.
The Election Tribunal hearing NA-122 alleged rigging case adjourned the proceedings till May 25 after holding cross examination of votes in the national assembly constituency by Chairman NADRA Usman Yousuf Mobeen and DG NADRA Muzzafar Ali here on Saturday.
Juris Publishing's (Huntington, NY) "Take the Witness: The Experts Speak on Cross Examination" is a collection of commentary and analysis from practicing attorneys on the range of issues related to the cross-examination process.
ISLAMABAD -- An Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) on Monday, resuming the hearing of a case pertaining to murder of Barrister Fahad Malik directed the defense counsel to complete the cross examination of investigation officer of the case in next date at any cost.
In the previous hearing, ATC judge Shahrukh Arjuman expressed anger over the delay in cross examination by the defense counsel and ordered for its completion on the day as the examination-in-chief was conducted earlier.
Earlier on October 10, Shinde confirmed the visit of the Pakistani Judicial Commission in the country, and said that they had conducted their cross examination in the case.
ISLAMABAD -- An Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) Thursday resuming the hearing of a case pertaining to murder of Barrister Fahad Malik, testified an eye witness Malik Hussnain whereas the defence counsel also conducted the cross examination of the witness.
As the hearing began, defense counsel Khawaja Haris started conducting his cross examination with prosecution witness Wajid Zia.
During today's hearing, defense counsel Qazi Misbah concluded his cross examination with both witnesses Mohammad Azeem and Masood Ghani who were earlier testified by the court.
Judge Mohammad Bashir of an accountability court heard Evenfield reference against Sharif family today during which counsel for the defendant, Khawaja Harris continued with cross examination of Panamagate JIT head.
HARIPUR -- Defense council Tuesday completed cross examination of Investigation Officer (IO) Inspector Fazal Khan in Mashal Khan murder case at Abbottabad Anti Terrorist Court.