Cartoon Guy Holding Stack Of Books

Bankruptcy Court

ABC Blocks

When, instead of being questioned, a witness is subjected to derisive comments (“you expect the jury to believe that?”), legal arguments posed as questions (“with all the evidence against you, how can you deny that you stole the watch?), or questions that assume facts not in evidence (“there were ten people blocking your view, yet you can identify the security guard?”).

Was This Term Helpful?

0 out of 0 found this helpful

Still got a question or concern?

Click here to contact us or go back to the main Glossary page.