testimony

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witness whose relationship to the opposing party is such that his or her testimony may be prejudiced against the opposing party adverse witness , hostile witness
provide as testimony bear
(law) close questioning of a hostile witness in a court of law to discredit or throw a new light on the testimony already provided in direct examination cross-examination
someone who questions a witness carefully (especially about testimony given earlier) cross-examiner , cross-questioner
oath, testimony under deposition
testimony under oath deposition
evidence (usually the testimony of a witness) directly related to the fact in dispute direct evidence
person who deliberately gives false testimony false witness , perjurer
civil right (guaranteed by the 5th amendment to the United States Constitution) to refuse to answer questions or otherwise give testimony against yourself freedom from self-incrimination , privilege against self incrimination
testimony by someone who should know good authority
session (of a committee or grand jury) in which witnesses are called and testimony is taken hearing
witness whose testimony is both relevant to the matter at issue and required in order to resolve the matter material witness
crime of giving false testimony perjury
witness, deliberate false testimony by perjury
perjured testimony that someone was persuaded to give subornation
sign at end of a document in attestation, testimony, consent subscribe
exemption that displaces the privilege against self-incrimination; neither compelled testimony or any fruits of it can be used against the witness who therefore can no longer fear self-incrimination testimonial immunity , use immunity
broader form of use immunity that also protects the witness from any prosecution brought about relating to transactions to which they gave testimony transactional immunity
testimony by word or deed to your religious faith witness
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