"And what does the LORD require of you But to do justice, to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God"
-- Micah 6:8

"The duty of the prosecutor is to seek justice, not merely to convict."
-- American Bar Association Standard 3-1.2(c)

"There may be a legitimate diversity of opinion even among Catholics about waging war and applying the death penalty, but not however with regard to abortion and euthanasia."
--Pope Benedict XVI, June 2004

Wednesday, February 20, 2008

Trial Practice Tips

If you're going to flip off a witness,



make sure you preserve for the record what gestures are being made and which are being referred to by the questioner and the witness.

Like the part best where the witness finds an excuse to flip off the lawyer.

HT: Prof. Cassell at Volokh.

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