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A booklet for adult witnesses in criminal and children's hearing court proceedings. ISBN 0 7559 4896 3 This document is also available in pdf format (728k)
IntroductionWhat is a witness?What support and assistance is available to you as a witness?Court familiarisation visitsCourts and court proceedingsWho is in the courtroom and what is their job?How a court case is preparedThe court datePreparing for court - what you have to doThe day of the court caseWaitingIdentificationGiving your evidenceAfter you have given your evidenceThe end of the court caseOther help availableAny other questions or commentsThings to rememberUseful contact names and numbersGlossary
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