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Practitioners questioned on disclosure of evidence in criminal cases

01 May 2018

The Justice Committee examines disclosure of evidence in criminal cases as part of its inquiry.

What the session will cover

This evidence session is expected to cover a number of issues including:

  • Perspectives from the legal profession on recent issues around disclosure of evidence in criminal cases
  • The performance of the Police, CPS and defence practitioners with regard to disclosure
  • Factors which might have contributed to recent disclosure issues. 

Witnesses

Tuesday 1 May, Grimond Room, Portcullis House.

At 10.00am

  • Daniel Bonich, Vice Chair, Criminal Law Solicitor’s Association
  • Joe Egan, President, Law Society
  • Angela Rafferty QC, Chair, Criminal Bar Association
  • Joanna Hardy, Barrister, Red Lion Chambers.

Further information

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