NORTHERN IRELAND

COURT BUSINESS

 

 

 

         

In this issue 1 June 2012                                                  No. 7/12

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 2011/2012

AMENDMENT

Northern Ireland Court Business No 08/11 shall be amended as follows:

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CROWN COURT SITTINGS

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

Amendment

Insert: Monday 2nd July 2012 to Friday 6th July 2012

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 2011/2012

BELFAST CIRCUIT

The Crown Court shall sit continuously at Laganside Courts, 45 Oxford Street, Belfast for taking pleas and conducting trials from Tuesday 30th August 2011 to Friday 2nd September 2011 and thereafter during sittings of the High Court, and also from Monday 2nd July 2012 to Friday 6th July 2012 at Laganside Courts as aforesaid and as required at the Royal Courts of Justice, Chichester Street, Belfast and the Old Townhall Buildings, 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 30 August 2011
Monday 3 October 2011

Monday 7 November 2011

Monday 5 December 2011

Thursday 5 January 2012

Monday 30 January 2012

Monday 27 February 2012

Monday 26 March 2012

Monday 30 April 2012

Monday 28 May 2012