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2 October 2017

Changes to Criminal Practice Directions – Pre-Recorded Cross-Examination

The Fifth Amendment to the Criminal Practice Directions 2015 provides the rules governing case management where Section 28 Youth Justice and Criminal Evidence Act 1999 (YJCEA) is used. In addition, the Lord Chief Justice issued guidance on the use of s.28 YJCEA 1999 during the pilot scheme. While the latter is in force these two documents should be read together.