10 U.S. Code § 7661 - Interrogation of witnesses by prize commissioners

Witnesses before the prize commissioners shall be questioned separately, on interrogatories prescribed by the court, in the manner usual in prize courts. Without special authority from the court, the witnesses may not see the interrogatories, documents, or papers, or consult with counsel or with other persons interested in the cause. Witnesses who have the rights of neutrals shall be discharged as soon as practicable.


(Aug. 10, 1956, ch. 1041, 70A Stat. 477.)

Historical and Revision Notes
Revised section Source (U.S. Code) Source (Statutes at Large)
7661 34 U.S.C. 1138 (as applicable to procedure for interrogating witnesses). R.S. 4622 (as applicable to procedure for interrogating witnesses).


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