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Introduction to Witness

Witness, in law, in the United Kingdom and the United States, a term used to designate either a person who testifies or gives evidence in a judicial or quasi-judicial proceeding or someone who attests to or is present at the execution of a legal instrument such as a deed, an affidavit, or a will (see Will, in law).” (1)


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    Definition of Witness

    A witness to an incident or event.

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    • Article Name: Witness
    • Author: Danny W.
    • Description: Introduction to Witness Witness, in law, in the United Kingdom and the United States, a term used to designate either a [...]

    This entry was last updated: November 5, 2015

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