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The trial has been running since January but yesterday Nadir entered the witness box for the first time and told how he had built up the Polly Peck company from humble beginnings in 1980.
Talking to reporters here, Swamy said: "I am very pleased today, because the judge began his order by saying, I am allowing your application, then he said, but you will have to appear on the witness box first and explain the case, why you want to have Mr.
Earlier this week Mercer informed the court he would not enter the witness box followed by co-accused Boy M, 16, James Yates, 20, and Nathan Quinn, 18, who are all charged with assisting an offender.
Nor was she allowed to go into the witness box in her own defence.
NOT for a moment would I say that lies at the big three Dublin Tribunals are getting bigger all the time, but what certainly is true is that the witness box in the Flood sittings is being enlarged.
Judges at the Lockerbie trial rule that a Libyan double agent working for the CIA should enter the witness box next week.
He or she should stnd in the witness box when the jury is being seated and when they are excused.
There are IBM PCs running as display computers, a Pentium 90 serving as the central computer, and two additional screens that are exclusively for display purposes -- one on the witness box and the other for counsel.
THE sex abuse trial of television weatherman Fred Talbot, from Greater Manchester, has resumed after his plunge from the witness box.
As a result his face frequently fell below a small flat screen TV in the witness box, making it difficult for the jury to see him.
A FATHER accused of killing his six children in a house fire collapsed and sobbed in the witness box as a court heard a 999 call made by him and his wife as the blaze took hold.
Hall was allowed to sit down in the witness box while further details of the charges were given.