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Cross-ExaminationDestroying Your Opposition’s Argument


WITNESS the opposition will have on the stand (must be an opposition witness or a neutral witness your opposition will probably use):




POINT(S) your opposition will try to establish with this witness: ______________________






QUESTIONS your opposition will probably ask this witness during direct examination:

(See the “Direct Examination” section in your packet, pp. 25-26)






How will you “destroy” this witness for the opposition?  List whether you will attack the witness’s credibility (and how) or whether you will attempt to make points of your own with this witness (and list those points): _________________________________________________________________________






QUESTIONS you will ask this witness on cross-examination:

(# the questions once you decide in what order you will ask them.  Also:  See the “Cross-Examination” section in your packet, pp. 25-26)