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The Juries (Northern Ireland) Order 1996


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1.  Any reference to a court includes a reference to a coroner or, as the context requires, to an inquest.

2.  Any reference to a judge (with or without qualifying words) includes a reference to a coroner (without qualifying words).

3.  Any reference to a jury includes a reference to a coroner’s jury.

4.  In Article 5(4) and (5) “the Divisional Jurors List” includes a part of that list.

5.  Articles 10(7) and 11(3) shall apply to rules under section 36(1) of the [1959 c. 15 (N.I.)] Coroners Act (Northern Ireland) 1959 as they apply to rules of court and Crown Court rules.

6.  In Article 24 “trial” includes inquest.

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