approach the witness

Definition of "approach the witness"
  1. A lawyer's request to a judge to allow them to go near a witness to show them a document or exhibit
How to use "approach the witness" in a sentence
  1. The attorney was granted permission to approach the witness with the piece of evidence found at the scene.
  2. To present the crucial document, the defense lawyer asked to approach the witness.
  3. After seeking approval to approach the witness, the prosecutor displayed the photo to the courtroom.

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