“Testify” in the news

Example collocations

called to testify
refused to testify
testify against
testify before

Publications and example sentences

The New York Times
· Your Monday Briefing  
The first witnesses are not expected to testify for months.
Al Jazeera
· The 'risky business' of tracking Rwandan fugitive Felicien Kabuga  
We had witnesses testifying before a single judge as part of the rules for preservation of evidence in case Kabuga was arrested at a time when the witnesses were no longer available, whether because they had died or for some other reason.
The New York Times
· June Willenz, Champion of Women in the Military, Dies at 95  
She testified often on Capitol Hill, urging Congress to upgrade benefits and expand career opportunities for women and others in the military.
· Trump gutted the checks on his power when they were most needed  
He has ordered task force members not to testify before Congress for the time being.
The New York Times
· Netanyahu Corruption Trial Begins, Taking Israel Into Uncharted Territory  
The prime minister’s trial is expected to last a year or more, with the first witnesses not expected to testify for months.
The Independent
· Coronavirus: Health leaders back public inquiry into handling of pandemic  
An inquiry, set up under the Public Inquiries Act 2005, would be able to compel witnesses to testify on oath as well as demand evidence which could be discussed and shared during public hearings.
· The charges against Israel's Netanyahu  
Ari Harow, a former Netanyahu chief of staff, agreed to testify in exchange for leniency.
Hong Kong Free Press
· The dizzying double standards of the report on Hong Kong police behaviour  
It never had the powers necessary to compel witnesses to testify, even if it had wanted to.
Al Jazeera
· Who is to blame for Lebanon's crisis?  
The decades of nearly uninterrupted war, from its founding during World War II to the itinerant street battles, air strikes and assassinations of recent years testify to that.
· Charges against Breonna Taylor's boyfriend dropped for now  
He said multiple officers testified their presence was announced, and he questioned the credibility of Walker.