will decline and suggest that "your attorney" will have the opportunity to question you again, if appropriate, on redirect examination.
Under MRE 608(b), a cross-examiner
can ask a witness about specific instances of conduct that are themselves probative of truthfulness or untruthfulness.
Muirhead is intelligent, diligent and a ferocious cross-examiner
who has a knack of winning cases against all the odds.
If the witness happens to be a woman, and at the close of her testimony in-chief it seems that she will be more than a match for the cross-examiner
, it often works like a charm on the jury to practice upon her what maybe styled the silent cross-examination.
But talking points are easily cut to ribbons by an adroit cross-examiner
and the result, very often, is truth laid bare in all its potential ugliness.
Gapasin's reputation as a relentless cross-examiner
began during his career in Las Vegas.
But the cross-examiner
who is too daring can become the target.
We see how a great cross-examiner
will acquire a vast mental storehouse of seemingly insignificant knowledge and bring it to bear during cross.
He was a robust and accomplished cross-examiner
and physically a striking figure, " said Mr Steer, who added he was also fair but firm, kind, generous and good-humoured.
Leading barrister Anthony Scrivener QC called him "simply the best cross-examiner
in the business".
With careful planning before trial, in consultation with his or her own expert, the cross-examiner
can effectively use the opposition for his or her own case.
Even my favorite and best cross-examiner
, American lawyer Rufus Choate, would find it ridiculous and say, 'Hey, you'll torture and beat yourself before you commit suicide?
Nicholas Starks St Ives Chambers 'He is a ferocious cross-examiner
and achieves outstanding results.
As the questioner in a deposition or a cross-examiner
at trial, you control the topic.
Her understanding of the weakness inherent in the human condition makes her a topnotch cross-examiner