43 Applications by prosecution for certain fraud cases to be conducted without a jury
43 Applications by prosecution for certain fraud cases to be conducted without a jury

(1)     This section applies where—

(a)     one or more defendants are to be tried on indictment for one or more offences, and

(b)     notice has been given under section 51B of the Crime and Disorder Act 1998 (c 37) (notices in serious or complex fraud cases) in respect of that offence or those offences.

(2)     The prosecution may apply to a judge of the Crown Court for the trial to be conducted without a jury.