Record: When Children are Witnesses
When Children are Witnesses
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This film, which features a dramatic presentation of relevant portions of a criminal court trial for child sexual abuse, was designed to teach judges and other legal personnel how to make the courtroom environment less intimidating to children. Acknowledging that children can be reliable and competent witnesses, this video presentation demonstrates how to most effectively elicit their testimony in the attempt to accurately establish the truth.