Law of Evidence Under the Code of Civil Procedure of the State of New York; With Forms

Law of Evidence Under the Code of Civil Procedure of the State of New York; With Forms

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1887 edition. Excerpt: ... of an order to take a deposition. New provision. 901. Commission Or Order To Take Depositions; How ExeCuted And Returned. The person, to whom a commission is directed, or before whom a deposition is taken, unless otherwise expressly directed in the commission, or in the order for taking the depositions, must execute the commission or the order, as follows: 1. He must publicly administer, to each witness examined, an oath or affirmation to testify the truth, the whole truth, and nothing but the truth, as to the matters respecting which the witness is to be examined. 2. He must reduce the examination of each witness to writing, or cause it to be reduced to writing by a disinterested person. After it has been carefully read to, or by the witness, it must be subscribed by the witness. 3. If an exhibit is produced and proved, the exhibit, or if the witness, or other person having it in his custody does not surrender it, a copy thereof must be annexed to the deposition to which it relates, subscribed by the witness proving it, and numbered or otherwise identified in writing thereupon by the commissioner, or person taking the deposition, who must subscribe his name thereto. 4. The commissioner, or person taking the deposition, must subscribe his name to each half sheet of the deposition; he must annex all the depositions and exhibits to the commission, or to a certified copy of the order for taking the deposition with the certificate specified in the next section; and he must close them up under his seal, and address the packet to the clerk of the court at his official residence. 5. If there is a direction on the commission, or in the order, to return the same through the post-office, he must immediately deposit the packet so addresed in more

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  • Paperback | 130 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 7mm | 245g
  • English
  • Illustrations, black and white
  • 1236504321
  • 9781236504326