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Cross-Examination: Science and Techniques 2nd ed: 2012 Supplement

ISBN13: 000665986180
Previous Edition ISBN: 0006659861702
Published: October 2012
Publisher: LexisNexis Matthew Bender
Country of Publication: USA
Format: Paperback
Price: £45.00

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The latest 2012 supplement to the seminal work on cross-examination delves into the role of constructive cross-examination. Constructive cross-examination builds the cross-examiners own theory of the case through cross-examination testimony of the opponent's witnesses.

Continue to use techniques learned in Cross-Examination: Science & Techniques 2nd ed -- and use opposing witnesses to a much greater extent. Constructive cross keeps the witness comfortable and in the affirmation -- and brings out relevant facts from their witnesses to get your story to the jury in the strongest light possible.

The 2012 Cumulative Supplement now includes an exciting new chapter:-

  • Value-Based Cross-Examination:
    • Support your cross by damaging the credibility of the witness.
    • Establish a value that the witness with subscribe to.
    • Expose witness conduct that is inconsistent with those values.
Also included is the 2010 Cumulative Supplement:-
  • Use their witnesses to advance your theory of the case
  • Works even on hostile witnesses
  • Show jurors the important facts using cross
The Supplement also includes three chapters not previously included in the book.