Criminal Procedure Rules and Criminal Practice Directions

Criminal Procedure Rules and Criminal Practice Directions guidance:

The Lord Chief Justice has power, including power under the Courts Act 2003 and the Constitutional Reform Act 2005, to make directions as to the practice and procedure of...

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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides background information on the changes to criminal procedure which took effect on 2 April 2018. The Criminal Procedure Rules...

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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides background information on the changes to criminal procedure which took effect on 13 November 2017. The Criminal Procedure...

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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides background information on the changes to criminal procedure which took effect on 4 April 2016. The Criminal Procedure Rules...

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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides background information on the changes to criminal procedure which took effect on 3 April 2017. The Criminal Procedure Rules...

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This Practice Note summarises the key changes made to the Criminal Procedure Rules 2015 (CrimPR), SI 2015/1490, by the Criminal Procedure (Amendment) Rules 2019, SI...

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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides background information on the changes to criminal procedure which took effect on 10 August and 2 October 2017. The Criminal...

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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides background information on the changes to criminal procedure which took effect on 5 October 2015. The Criminal Procedure...

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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides background information on the changes to criminal procedure which took effect on 3 October 2016. The Criminal Procedure...

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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides background information on the changes to criminal procedure which took effect on 2 April 2018. The Criminal Procedure Rules...

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This Practice Note summarises the key changes made to the Criminal Procedure Rules 2015 (CrimPR), SI 2015/1490, by the Criminal Procedure (Amendment No 2) Rules 2019, SI...

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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides background information on the changes to criminal procedure which came into force in April 2013 under the Criminal...

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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides background information on the changes to criminal procedure which came into force on 6 April 2015 under the Criminal...

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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides background information on the changes to criminal procedure which came into force on 2 February 2015 under the Criminal...

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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides background information on the changes to criminal procedure which came into force on 24 February and 7 April 2014 under the...

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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides background information on the changes to criminal procedure which came into force on 7 October 2013 under the Criminal...

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ARCHIVED: This archived Practice Note provides background information on the changes to criminal procedure which came into force on 6 October 2014 under the Criminal...

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The Criminal Practice Directions (CPD) (as amended), at CPD I The overriding objective 1A.3 states: ‘The Criminal Procedure Rules and the Criminal Practice Directions are...

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Updating the Criminal Procedure Rules The Criminal Procedure Rules Committee has made rules for the criminal courts in England and Wales since 2005. These must be read in...

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