Jurist Jiu Jitsu: Winning the Combat of Cross-Examination
Learn the key components of cross-examination, including question drafting, impeachment, controlling witnesses, and flexible strategies to expose defendants and adverse witnesses. Presented by a former prosecutor, this workshop goes beyond theory to provide practical approaches and mock examinations for students to swiftly apply in their cases.
1. Describe the objectives and limitations of cross-examination.
2. Replicate concrete strategies and optimal lines of cross-examination questioning in child sexual abuse cases.
3. Articulate methods of impeaching and controlling adverse witnesses.
Zero Abuse Project is a 501(c)(3) organization that is committed to the elimination of child sexual abuse. Our programs are designed to provide training and education to professionals and students, and to help transform institutions to effectively prevent, recognize and respond to child sexual abuse.