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cross-examination

(kros′ĕg-zam″ĭ-nā′shŏn)
The interrogation of a witness by the opposing party in a legal dispute.
cross-examine (-zam′ĭn)
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"If we allow the lawyers to cross examine the witnesses, we will not be able to bring this to the impeachment court," he said.
In his book, Sprecher presents almost a daily summary of the actions by both the prosecution and defense, who each were allowed to present evidence, as well as call and cross examine witnesses.
Meesha Shafi has taken plea in her petition that trial court has not allowed to cross examine the witnesses.
The embattled Member of Parliament (MP) for Ningo-Prampram Constituency, Samuel Nartey George, had his request to cross examine past witnesses turned down by the Justice Emile Short Commission of inquiry.