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I wanted to know who was allowed inside a closed court.

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I wanted to know who was allowed inside a closed court

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Who is intilted to paperwork from court proceedings

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Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 7 months ago
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Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 7 months ago

Anyone is allowed in side the court unless it is a close court session.

Once the court trasnascript is completed any can purchase a copy of the same.

Are you wanting to obtain a copy ?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
If it's a closed court are husbands/wives allowed to attend for support?Will being a closed court affect the availability of the transcript... or are there other factors that may? Just to clarify, anyone can obtain transcripts????
Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 7 months ago

If the court is closed, on the parties in dispute can attend.

Then transcript will not be public if the proceeding are closed.

What type of matter is involved ?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Will the acused obtain a copy?
Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 7 months ago

Yes they will through their lawyers.

Would you like to discuss this important matter by telephone? I have extended a special offer to you if you prefer.

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Will that be held by the sollicitors, or will the accused have thier own hard copy
Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 7 months ago

The accused is entitled to a copy and the lawyer should present a copy on request.

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Are there any circumstances in which the accused would nit be entilted to a copy
Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 7 months ago

That's a good question.

If the accused was denied that right it with be a breach of the rules.

The accused is entitled to a copy.

What seems to be the issue that is being faced at the moment ?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Questioning whether phychology reports or statements of minors would prevent the accused obtaining a transcript copy
Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 7 months ago

this will depend on the circumstance and the case in question too.

Would you like to discuss by phone if that is easier for you?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
OK
Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 7 months ago

Have I answered your important questions today ?

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Thankyou
Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 7 months ago

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Customer reply replied 7 months ago
Excellent... thanks
Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 7 months ago

You are welcome.

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Customer reply replied 6 months ago
Would suppression orders affect the accused obtaining court transcripts?
Solicitor: John Melis, Lawyer replied 6 months ago

this is a possibility.

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