Witness Stand Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Witness Stand, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Witness Stand?

(n) A witness stand is box in a court room, usually placed at the side of the judge where the witness testifies under an oath and provides testimony. The jurors cross examine the witness when they stand in witness stand after taking oath. A judge may also records his finding after verifying the witness on witness stand