COVID-19

More courts listed to resume jury trials
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Following rigorous health and safety assessments, two more crown courts are listed to resume trials. This will bring the total number of courts hearing jury trials to 64, out of a total of 77 courts ...

Adapting our court to Covid-19 restrictions
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His Honour Judge Geraint Walters shares his reflections on how Swansea Crown Court has adapted to enable justice to be delivered during Covid-19 restrictions. When the initial restrictions on movement came into effect during March, ...


Ensuring public duty can be carried out safely
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His Honour Judge David Griffith-Jones QC shares his experience of presiding over a socially distanced murder trial in Maidstone Crown Court. HHJ Griffith-Jones QC conducted a socially distanced murder trial at Maidstone Crown Court which ...


Update: 16 more courts to resume jury trials
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Following rigorous health and safety assessments, 16 further courts are set to resume trials. The trials at all courts will take place under special arrangements to maintain the safety of all participants, including jurors and ...


Update: more courts to resume jury trials
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Following rigorous health and safety assessments, seven further courts are set to resume trials. The trials at all courts will take place under special arrangements to maintain the safety of all participants, including jurors and ...