Implicit in the court's reasoning is that the defendant offering this expert would not have been permitted to use the medical literature in this manner on direct examination
Each question should build on the previous one so the jury can follow your theme--that the expert is not credible and the story he or she told in direct examination
has major holes.
This article will suggest that courtroom control, preparation of witnesses, use of exhibits, and posing open-ended, nonleading questions are the keys to a successful direct examination
The four steps in the Direct Assessment process are: (1) Pre-Assessment, (2) Indirect Inspections, (3) Direct Examination
, and (4) Post Assessment.
To be successful, counsel must prepare to conduct direct examination
effectively and completely.
Teams were scored on a scale of one to five in 15 categories, including their opening statement, witness performance, cross-examination, direct examination
and closing arguments, said Elenor Taylor, co-director of the Constitutional Rights Foundation's law and government programs.
During her testimony under direct examination
, the 16-year-old was asked to read from a transcript of Facebook conversations she said she had with Mr.
In response to the increasing demand by experienced attorneys for programs that can help them develop such skills, Celesq[R] AttorneysEd Center today announced a new Trial Skills Series that will cover practical tips, techniques and strategies for the opening statement, direct examination
, cross examination and closing argument stages.
Make a smooth transition from the direct examination
Recently, they have developed biochemical methods enabling the direct examination
of molecules associated with mitotic chromosomes, and have applied high resolution digital fluorescence microscopy to the study of the structure of the mitotic chromosome.
9]/L with 96% neutrophils; no microbial pathogens were demonstrable under direct examination
Identification, classification and prioritization of those indications for direct examination
have been one of the major challenges using indirect exams or aboveground surveys combined with pre-assessment, risk assessment and threat assessment information.