counsel for the defence

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  • It was a good idea, and caught at by the counsel for the defence. Cited from Mary Barton, by Elizabeth Gaskell
  • After a few questions, she was suddenly asked by the counsel for the defence whether she believed in the Christian religion? Cited from Autobiographic Sketches, by Thomas de Quincey
  • The counsel for the defence had therefore been forced to attack the dispensing power. Cited from History of England, James II Vol. 2, Macaulay
  • Then the witness was turned over to the counsel for the defence, for cross-examination. Cited from Burnham Breaker, by Homer Greene
  • And the counsel for the defence only asked one question on this point, which question closed the proceedings for the day. Cited from The Blotting Book, by E. F. Benson
  • The counsel for the defence did not get an answer to his question, and indeed he did not feel the necessity of one. Cited from The Schoolmaster and Other Stories, by Anton Chekhov
  • Theoretically he is also somewhat in the way of counsel for the defence. Cited from Dick Prescott's Second Year at West Point, by H. Irving Hancock
  • "A bad job!" whispered the counsel for the defence as he passed me. Cited from The Experiences of a Barrister, by Samuel Warren
  • After him the counsel for the defence addressed the court. Cited from In the Shadow of Death, by P. H. Kritzinger and R. D. McDonald
  • Counsel for the defence argued that action on the case did not lie, because detinue lay.
  • In cross-examination the senior counsel for the defence thus early showed his hand; and it was not a strong one to those who knew the game. Cited from The Shadow of the Rope, by E. W. Hornung
  • Not so the senior counsel for the defence. Cited from The Lost Lady of Lone, by E.D.E.N. Southworth
  • The president raised his drowsy indifferent eyes to the counsel for the defence. Cited from The Schoolmaster and Other Stories, by Anton Chekhov
  • Go crazy and shoot it; then we will go crazy and turn counsel for the defence. Cited from Punchinello, Vol. I, Issue 10,Various
  • Counsel for the defence contended that these two facts established his theory that the murder was committed before dusk. Cited from The Hampstead Mystery, by John R. Watson and Arthur J. Rees
  • Counsel for the defence arose calmly to make his opening statement. Cited from Heart's Desire, by Emerson Hough
  • Here the learned counsel for the defence smiled with infinite expression at the jury. Cited from The Mark Of Cain, by Andrew Lang
  • Before it came on, however, the counsel for the defence requested a postponement in order to obtain further evidence. Cited from Letters and Journals of James, Eighth Earl of Elgin
  • There was no cross-examination of this witness, and after the pause, the counsel for the defence spoke again. Cited from The Blotting Book, by E. F. Benson
  • The prosecution rested and the junior counsel for the defence opened his case to the jury. Cited from The House of the Whispering Pines, by Anna Katharine Green
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