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Appendix 17. Cross-Examination. CROSS-EXAMINATION Cross-Examining the Defendant in a Consent Case. Cross-Examination The Three Basic Rules 1. Leading questions only. 2. One new fact per question. 3. Building toward a specific goal. Cross-Examination

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Appendix 17

Cross-Examination


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CROSS-EXAMINATION

Cross-Examining the Defendant in a Consent Case


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Cross-Examination

The Three Basic Rules

1.Leading questions only.

2.One new fact per question.

3.Building toward a specific goal.


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Cross-Examination

How can you use what you learned from the Offender

Expert’s presentation on offenders to improve your cross-examination?

Using the Cates case:

 1.   Identify areas of cross-examination that you would like to cover.

2.   Develop some questions that you might use to cover those areas.


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DO:Corroborate the victim’s account, but DON’T:Give the defendant an opportunity to retell his “story”


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Don’ts of Cross-Examination

DON’T:

1.Ask the “one question too many”

2.Give the witness permission to disagree

(Don’t ask “Would you agree that…”

or “Isn’t it true…”)

3. Argue with the witness


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