NORTHERN IRELAND

COURT BUSINESS

 

 

 

 

 

         

In this issue 27 May 2009                                                     No. 10/09

           

 

 

 

LORD CHIEF JUSTICE’S DIRECTIONS

 

 

Crown Court

 

Belfast Circuit

 

Division of Belfast – Belfast Recorder’s Court

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Issued by the Lord Chief Justice’s Office


LORD CHIEF JUSTICE’S DIRECTIONS GIVEN IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 47(2) OF THE JUDICATURE (NORTHERN IRELAND) ACT 1978 (AS AMENDED)

 

 

PLACES OF SITTINGS OF THE CROWN COURT AND DATES FOR TAKING TRIALS 2008/2009

 

 

AMENDMENT

 

Northern Ireland Court Business No 06/08 shall be amended as follows:

 

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CROWN COURT SITTINGS

 

BELFAST CIRCUIT: DIVISION OF BELFAST – BELFAST RECORDER’S COURT

 

Amendment

 

Insert: Monday 29th June 2009 to Friday 3rd July 2009

 

 

 

 

 

Revised Schedule attached


LORD CHIEF JUSTICE’S DIRECTIONS GIVEN IN ACCORDANCE WITH SECTION 47(2) AND (3) OF THE JUDICATURE (NORTHERN IRELAND) ACT 1978

 

 

CROWN COURT

PLACES OF SITTING OF THE CROWN COURT AND DATES FOR TAKING PLEAS AND COMMENCEMENT OF TRIALS DURING 2008/2009

 

 

BELFAST CIRCUIT

 

The Crown Court shall sit continuously at Laganside Courts, 45 Oxford Street, Belfast for taking pleas and conducting trials from Tuesday 26 August 2008 to Thursday 4 September 2008 and thereafter during sittings of the High Court, and also from Monday 29th June 2009 to Friday 3rd July 2009 at Laganside Courts as aforesaid, and as required at the Royal Courts of Justice, Chichester Street, Belfast and the Old Townhall Building, 81-91 Victoria Street, Belfast in accordance with such directions as may be given by the Lord Chief Justice and shall sit on such other days as the Lord Chief Justice may direct or approve.

 

Jurors in each panel for the Crown Court sitting for the County Court Division of Belfast shall commence service at Laganside Courts on the following dates:-

 

Tuesday 26 August 2008

Monday 22 September 2008

Monday 20 October 2008

                                                Monday 24 November 2008

                                                Tuesday 6 January 2009

                                                Monday 2 February 2009

                                                Monday 2 March 2009

                                                Monday 20 April 2009

                                                Tuesday 26 May 2009