And, sir, you are not a disinterested witness
, we must bear in mind.
If this fact could be proved, on the testimony of a disinterested witness
, the case against Arnold would be strengthened tenfold; and Lady Lundie might act on her discovery with something like a certainty that her information was to be relied on.
This amendment would ensure that one disinterested witness
result suffered emotional distress beyond that which would be anticipated in a disinterested witness
55) of course, defendant #1's representative waives his Dead Man's Act protection if he presents testimony from a disinterested witness
about the collision, therefore opening the door to plaintiff and defendant #1 telling their side of the story.
If police conduct was too coercive or a statement was not voluntary, the recording provides an independent, disinterested witness
on behalf of the suspect.
In the absence of physical injury or impact to a plaintiff himself [or herself], damages for emotional distress should be recoverable only if a plaintiff: (1) is closely related to the injury victim; (2) is present at the scene of the injury-producing event at the time it occurs and is then aware that it is causing injury to the victim, and (3) as a result, suffers emotional distress beyond that which would be anticipated in a disinterested witness