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Protocols

Occasionally, senior judges will set out protocols or guidance for the way in which criminal cases should be handled. For example they may share good practice, which can help judges to reduce delays in court proceedings.

Criminal cases
Criminal cases
Protocols governing the functioning of the criminal courts
 
Magistrates' Courts
Magistrates' Courts
Protocols and guidance governing the functioning of the magistrates' courts
 
Section 9(1) Senior Courts Act 1981
Section 9(1) Senior Courts Act 1981
Authorisation of Recorders and Circuit Judges to sit as judges of the High Court
 
 
 

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