Depone in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Depone

to swear in a court that the testimony, statement, or evidence given is the absolute truth

Examples of Depone in a sentence

Witnesses to a crime are asked to depone in front of a judge and jury that their statement is true.  🔊

Forensic scientists are often asked to depone that their evidence is accurate under threat of arrest.  🔊

In popular criminal investigation shows like Law and Order, victims and suspects alike are required to depone in front of the court that they are telling the truth.  🔊

Once you officially depone in court, if it is proven you lied on the stand you could face criminal charges.  🔊

The witness took the stand and was made to depone that her testimony was factual before she presented her story to the court.  🔊

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