25-1243. Oral examination, defined.

An oral examination is an examination in the presence of the jury or tribunal which is to decide the fact or act upon it, the testimony being heard by the jury or tribunal from the lips of the witness.

Source:R.S.1867, Code § 369, p. 455; R.S.1913, § 7935; C.S.1922, § 8877; C.S.1929, § 20-1243; R.S.1943, § 25-1243.