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2. what does a 'mode of trial' proceeding establish?

  • establishes the location of the trial in an either way offence
  • establishes details of the case and how it will be carried out i.e. pre sentence reports, medical reports etc..
  • establishes the length of the trial and witness and advocates used in trial
  • establishes wether theres a valid requests for bail

3. examples of summary offences are..

  • driving without insurance, common assault and criminal damage under £5000
  • theft and assault occasioning actual bodily harm
  • murder, man slaughter and robbery

4. what is 'EAH' the abbreviation of?

  • Early Authority Hearing
  • Early Administrative Hearing
  • Early Admin Hearing

5. What is an Arraignment?

  • where all charges are read out and defendant is asked to submit plea if plea not guilty then it determines issues on points of law length of trial
  • A pre trial hearing in the magistrates court where decisions including legal funding , bail and requests for medical or presentences reports are made
  • A pre hearing - predatory hearing
  • A plea and direction hearing


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