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cross-examine

verb ask questions, catechize, challenge, check, cross interrogate, cross question, examine, ferret out, grill, inquire of, interpellate, interrogate, probe, query, question, quiz, reexamine, subject to examination
Associated concepts: cross-examination limited to the scope of the direct examination, direct examination, right to cross-examine
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Their lawyers initially rejected the chance to cross-examine witnesses, but changed their minds during the last hearing.
Then the hospital will cross-examine and put on its own witnesses and say why it did not violate the act, .
This integration allows end users to explore, view, cross-examine, and present information from multiple applications and data sources in real time.
NEW DELHI -- India Wednesday issued seven-day visas for the Pakistani judicial commission that will visit the country on September 21 to cross-examine the Mumbai terror attack witnesses and to carry forward the much-delayed trial here.
Islamabad, June 19 ( ANI ): India has given consent to Pakistani authorities probing the Mumbai 26/11 terror attacks to visit the country and cross-examine witnesses.
NEW DELHI -- A Pakistani judicial commission is likely to arrive here by the end of January to cross-examine four witnesses of the 26/11 Mumbai attacks, after the Bombay High Court gives its approval, Indian media quoting officials reported on Wednesday.
A key witness was supposed to be cross-examined yesterday by defence lawyer Fatima Al Hawaj, but when he entered the courtroom without his identification card the judges refused to cross-examine him.
A STALKING victim told of her anger yesterday after her tormentor was allowed to cross-examine her in court.
We are disappointed in the actions of the court, whose acceptance of MTA's unsubstantiated and blatantly false claim of discovery abuse deprived Tutor-Saliba-Perini of our right to pursue its case against the MTA and to present a defense to the MTA's cross-complaint, including being deprived of an opportunity to cross-examine the MTA's witnesses.
He said the proceedings of last year's Mumbai commission had been declared illegal by the ATC because the defence team had not been allowed to cross-examine the witnesses.
ISLAMABAD -- An agreement was signed Monday between Pakistan and India allowing the former to cross-examine witnesses in the Mumbai terror incidence of 2008.
A DEFENCE team yesterday did a U-turn and demanded the right to cross-examine witnesses to an alleged kidnapping - just a month after refusing to question them because a key witness had been deported.