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www.reference.com/article/kind-questions-ask-witness-e7ab87c24fa12a7a

According to Erin Fuchs of Business Insider, lawyers who are questioning witnesses on the stand during cross-examination should ask pointed yes or no questions that do not allow the witnesses to explain themselves. Lawyers should also refrain from asking witnesses why t...

www.reference.com/article/independent-witness-94c00b79b5ace2bd

An independent witness is a third-party witness who does not have an affiliation with either parties involved in a case and someone who can present an unbiased opinion, as noted by Cornell University. Independent witnesses do not have anything invested in the outcome of...

www.reference.com/article/write-witness-statement-119783184415cc1b

Writing a witness statement requires no government form, but it should be written on standard, white paper, and typed or neatly written in black or blue ink. The statement should be one page long, with the full name of the person making the statement at the top of the p...

www.reference.com/article/witness-lee-df383dacc8531f3e

Witness Lee was a Chinese Christian who worked closely with evangelist Watchman Nee in China. When the communists took over the Chinese government in 1949, Witness Lee moved first to Taiwan and then to the United States to preserve and disseminate his teachings and the ...

www.reference.com/article/can-witness-legal-document-8815fdace504cac5

The witness is an objective and uninterested third party who is completely sound of mind and trusted by the party or parties in question. The Law Dictionary relates that the "ideal" witness has known all involved long enough to provide verification that each person is w...

www.reference.com/article/can-witness-signature-e16180b218b7e8c2

Laws vary based on the state and the purpose of the signature, but, in most cases, notaries public can witness any signatures except their own. When a notary public is not available, witnesses generally must be at least 18 years of age and of competent mind.

www.reference.com/article/need-witness-signature-1f43ae3164e5d9bb

Signatures that are witnessed hold up to closer scrutiny by the judicial system. By using witnessed signatures, parties ensure their intent is effectively communicated. Some types of documents must be notarized; that is the signatures on them must be witnessed by a nota...