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" The evidence, consisting as it does in the mere repetition of oral -statements, is subject to much imperfection and mistake ; the party himself either being misinformed or not having clearly expressed his own meaning, or the witness having misunderstood... "
The South Western Reporter - Page 199
1903
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Virginia Appeals: Decisions of the Supreme Court of Appeals of ..., Volume 2

Virginia. Supreme Court of Appeals - Law reports, digests, etc - 1909
...clearly expressed his own meaning, or the witness having misunderstood him. Ifc frequently happensi also, that the witness, by unintentionally altering...at variance with what the party actually did say." The significance of these observations is accentuated in this instance by the circumstance that more...
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Atlantic Reporter, Volume 8

Law reports, digests, etc - 1887
...misunderstood him. It frequently happens, also, that the witness, by unintentionally altering a few oí the expressions really used, gives an effect to the...at variance with what the party actually did say.' "The learned counsel for the plaintiffs argue that the first will of Israel H. Walter, made in 1868,...
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Reports of Cases at Law and in Chancery Argued and Determined in ..., Volume 171

Illinois. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1898
...It frequently happens that the witness, by unintentionally altering a few of the expressions orally used, gives an effect to the statement completely at variance with what the party actually did say," — citing numerous authorities. "But where the admission is deliberately made and precisely identified,...
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Southern Reporter, Volume 19

Law reports, digests, etc - 1896
...being misinformed, or not having clearly expressed his own meaning, or the witness having misunderstood him. It frequently happens, also, that the witness,...with what the party actually did say." 1 Greenl. Ev. § 200; Garrett v. Garrett, 29 Ala. 439; Wittick v. Keiffer, 31 Ala. 199. The facility with which such...
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The Trial of Lizzie Andrew Borden

Stefani Koorey - Trials (Murder) - 2005 - 555 pages
...not having clearly expressed his own meaning, or the witness having misunderstood him. It Page 1910 frequently happens also, that the witness, by unintentionally...at variance with what the party actually did say. But where the admission is deliberately made and precisely identified, the evidence it affords is often...
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The Trial of Lizzie Andrew Borden

Stefani Koorey - Trials (Murder) - 2005 - 555 pages
...not having clearly expressed his own meaning, or the witness having misunderstood him. It Page 1910 frequently happens also, that the witness, by unintentionally...at variance with what the party actually did say. But where the admission is deliberately made and precisely identified, the evidence it affords is often...
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Reports of Cases in the Supreme Court of Appeals of Virginia, Volume 52

Virginia. Supreme Court of Appeals - Law reports, digests, etc - 1892
...being misinformed, or not having clearly expressed his own meaning, or the witness having misunderstood him. It frequently happens also that the witness,...at variance with what the party actually did s.ay." Greenl. on Evi. § 200. The remarks of Judge Fleming on the evidence in the case of Henderson \. Hudson,...
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Reports of Cases in the Supreme Court of Appeals of Virginia, Volume 108

Virginia. Supreme Court of Appeals - Law reports, digests, etc - 1909
...not having clearly expressed his own meaning, or the witness having misunderstood him. It fnquently happens, also, that the witness, by unintentionally...at variance with what the party actually did say." The significance of these observations is accentuated in this instance by the circumstance that more...
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Reports of Cases at Law and in Equity Determined by the Supreme ..., Volume 133

Iowa. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1907
...not having clearly expressed his own meaning, or in consequence of the witness having misunderstood him. It frequently happens, also, that the witness,...the statement completely at variance with what the person in fact did say. This kind of testimony should be scanned closely. Where the precise words are...
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Reports of Cases in Law and Equity, Determined in the Supreme ..., Volume 8

Iowa. Supreme Court - Law reports, digests, etc - 1860
...misunderstood him, or from the infirmity of human memory. It frequently happens, also, that the witness, unintentionally altering a few of the expressions...at variance with what the party actually did say. And, especially, where the witness has not heard all the admissions, declarations, or conversation,...
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