Case on Appeal Vol. I

Case on Appeal Vol. I

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1913 edition. Excerpt: ... is all. Q. Did you know his own father? A. I saw him. Q. Did you know him to be the father? A. From collateral evidence, yes, from sisters and brothers and cousins and aunts. Q. From hearsay? A. We know just as I know my own father. I don't know my own father any better. Q. You had to depend on hearsay? A. Surely. We all have to depend on the knowledge of our fathers or hearsay. By Mr. Steuer: Q. Where did you see Robin's father? The Court: That is excluded. Mr. Steuer: Exception. Q. Where did you see the man whom you believed to be Robin's father? Mr. Moss: Objected to. The Court: Objection sustained. Mr. Steuer: Exception. The Court: Proceed. What is the cause of the delay? Mr. Steuer: Waiting for Mr. Robinovitch to come in as the man he identified. The Court: I cannot permit it. If there be nothing else the witness will leave the stand. Defendant's Witness, Carlos F. Mac Donald, Direct io63 Mr. Steuer: I want to have a man brought in to be identified by the doctor as the man whom he deemed to be Robin's father and whom he mentioned in answer to your Honor's question. Mr. Moss: Whom he. this expert--The Court: Whom Dr. Jelliffe as an expert deemed to be the father of this man Robin. It is excluded. Mr. Steuer: I object to being ridiculed this way by Mr. Moss and by the Court. The Court: Oh no, you are not being ridiculed, Mr. Steuer. To take up the time of the Court with such matters is unprofitable and without regard to the administration of justice at all. Doctor, you will leave the stand. Mr. Steuer: And I respectfully except. 1664 CARLOS F. Macdonald, a witness called on behalf of the defendant, being duly sworn, testified as follows: Direct-examination by Mr. Steuer: Q. What is your profession? A. I am a physician. 1665 Q. And...
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  • Paperback | 308 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 17mm | 553g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236947185
  • 9781236947185