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Dutch translation: onwillige getuige

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23:57 Nov 4, 2003
English to Dutch translations [Non-PRO]
Law/Patents
English term or phrase: treat as hostile
In het Hooggerechtshof bij het verhoor van een getuige:

Your honor, permission to treat as hostile?

Go ahead.
De Facto
Local time: 22:09
Dutch translation:onwillige getuige
Explanation:
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Note added at 2003-11-05 00:06:42 (GMT)
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... geweest. Volgens Nederlands recht kan een onwillige getuige gegijzeld
worden. Geldt dat ook voor onwillige Europol-ambtenaren? Gijzeling ...
www.xs4all.nl/~respub/artikelen/broch2drie.htm

... Dit lot kan een onwillige getuige treffen die vanaf maandag in het openbaar
wordt verhoord door de parlementaire enquêtecommissie Srebrenica. ...
www.bndestem.nl/regioportal/BNS/ 0,2622,1337-Algemeen-Nieuws!Algemeen!__1312105_,00.html - 61k - Supplemental Result
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Miriam Linschoten, PhD
Local time: 14:09
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4 +11onwillige getuigeMiriam Linschoten, PhD


  

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5 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +11
onwillige getuige


Explanation:
.

--------------------------------------------------
Note added at 2003-11-05 00:06:42 (GMT)
--------------------------------------------------

... geweest. Volgens Nederlands recht kan een onwillige getuige gegijzeld
worden. Geldt dat ook voor onwillige Europol-ambtenaren? Gijzeling ...
www.xs4all.nl/~respub/artikelen/broch2drie.htm

... Dit lot kan een onwillige getuige treffen die vanaf maandag in het openbaar
wordt verhoord door de parlementaire enquêtecommissie Srebrenica. ...
www.bndestem.nl/regioportal/BNS/ 0,2622,1337-Algemeen-Nieuws!Algemeen!__1312105_,00.html - 61k - Supplemental Result

Miriam Linschoten, PhD
Local time: 14:09
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch
PRO pts in pair: 235

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Will Matter: means that the witness is being hostile/evasive/confrontational & the judge is granting permission for the lawyer/prosecutor to treat them a certain way in order to obtain the info they need.
49 mins

agree  Evert DELOOF-SYS
2 hrs

agree  Ruth Rosenthal
3 hrs

agree  joeky janusch
6 hrs

agree  Huijer
6 hrs

agree  Linda Ferwerda
6 hrs

agree  AllisonK: with willmatter
6 hrs

agree  Hans Vandecappelle
9 hrs

agree  Jacqueline van der Spek
14 hrs

agree  Ariser
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agree  Vanessa Baeten
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