§ 31-35-5-1 Application of chapter
§ 31-35-5-2 Court order for use of closed circuit television
§ 31-35-5-3 Court order for use of videotapes
§ 31-35-5-4 Children who may testify outside courtroom; informing parties of intention to testify
§ 31-35-5-5 Persons who may be present during child’s testimony; closed circuit television
§ 31-35-5-6 Persons who may be present during child’s testimony; videotapes
§ 31-35-5-7 Persons who may question child testifying by closed circuit television or videotape

Terms Used In Indiana Code > Title 31 > Article 35 > Chapter 5 - Child Testimony by Closed Circuit Television

  • Attorney: includes a counselor or other person authorized to appear and represent a party in an action or special proceeding. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • Bailiff: a court officer who enforces the rules of behavior in courtrooms.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Reporter: Makes a record of court proceedings and prepares a transcript, and also publishes the court's opinions or decisions (in the courts of appeals).
  • Testify: Answer questions in court.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.
  • Trial: A hearing that takes place when the defendant pleads "not guilty" and witnesses are required to come to court to give evidence.