Criminal Procedure Rules

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The procedural code governing the practices to be followed in the criminal courts, made under the Courts Act 2003 with effect from April 2005. Criminal Procedure Rules apply in all criminal cases in magistrates' courts and in the Crown Court, and in all cases in the Criminal Division of the Court of Appeal. See also Consolidated Criminal Practice Direction.

http://www.justice.gov.uk/criminal/procrules_fin/rulesmenu.htm Full text of the Criminal Procedure Rules from the Ministry of Justice website

Subjects: Law.

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