UPHJS2016
Pre. Exam

69. Out of following which is the correct order of examination of witness.
(a) re-examination, examination in chief, cross examination
(b) cross examination, re-examination, examination in chief,
(c) examination in chief, cross examination re-examination
(d) cross-examination, examination in chief, re-examination.

Answer and Notes Answer is C


Sandeep : Section 137 of the Indian Evidence Act provides for order of examinations. It lays down that witness shall be first examined in chief, then (if adverse party so desires) cross-examination & then (if the party calling him so desires) re-examined.

UPHJS2014
Pre. Exam

20. Which Section of the Indian Evidence Act was amended by the Criminal Law (Amendment) Act, 2005
(A) Section 154
(B) Section 118
(C) Section 32
(D) Section 90A

Answer and Notes Answer is A

UPHJS2012
Pre. Exam

64. A leading question can be asked in-
(A) examination-in-chief
(B) cross-examination
(C) re-examination
(D) All of the above.

Answer and Notes Answer is B



UPHJS2012
Pre. Exam

65. Under Section 145 of the Evidence Act a witness may be cross examined as to previous statement in writing
(A) after proving the same and showing the same to the witness
(B) without proving the same but only after showing the same to the witness
(C) after proving the same and reading the same to the witness
(D) without proving the same and without showing the same to the witness.

Answer and Notes Answer is D



UPHJS2018-II
Pre. Exam

4. Under which of the following conditions, a leading question may be asked during examination-in-chief with the permission of the court?

(a) In matters which are disputed or not introductory

(b) When matter in question is sufficiently proved

(c) Under both of the above conditions

(d) Under none of the above conditions

Answer and Notes Answer is B



Explanation: According to section 142 of Indian Evidence Act leading questions must not, if objected to by the adverse party, be asked in examination-in-chief or re-examination except with the permission of the court. The section further says that such questions may be permitted as to matters which are introductory, undisputed or which have been sufficiently Proved.

UPHJS2018-1
Pre. Exam

86. Re-examination of witness :
(a) can be for the purposes of filling what is left-over in examination in chief
(b) can be for the purposes of explaining the matters referred to in cross-examination
(c) can be for the purposes of explaining the matter referred to in the examination in chief.
(d) all the above

Answer and Notes Answer is B

Explanation : According to section 138 of the Indian Evidence Act the reexamination shall be directed to the explanation of matters referred to in cross examination: and, if new matter is, by permission of the court, introduced in reexamination, the adverse party may further cross-examine upon that matter.

UPHJS2018-1
Pre. Exam

95. Out of following which is the correct order of cross examination of witness :
(a) re-examination, examinauon in chief, cross examination
(b) cross examination, re-examination, examination in chief
(c) examination in chief, cross examinanon, re-examination (dj cross examinauon, examinanon in chief, re-examination

Answer and Notes Answer is C

Explanation : Refer question number 69 of U.P.H.J.S (Pre) 2016.

UPHJS2009
Pre. Exam

86. Leading questions can generally be asked in-
(A) Examination in chief
(B) re-examination
(C) cross examination
(D) All the above

Answer and Notes Answer is C