Explanatory Memorandum

Criminal Justice (Evidence) (Northern Ireland) Order 2004

2004 No. 1501

Commentary on Articles

Repeals

Part IV:  Other Evidence
Evidence by video recording

65.Article 39 permits a video recording of an interview with a witness (other than the defendant), or a part of such a recording, to be admitted as evidence in chief of the witness in a wider range of circumstances than is presently the case.

66.The court can authorise this provided that:

67.If these requirements are satisfied the court may admit the recording provided that: