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Indictments Act 1915

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3General provisions as to indictments

(1)Every indictment shall contain, and shall be sufficient if it contains, a statement of the specific offence or offences with -which the accused person is charged, together with such particulars as may be necessary for giving reasonable information as to the nature of the charge.

(2)Notwithstanding any rule of law or practice, an indictment shall, subject to the provisions of this Act, not be open to objection in respect of its form or contents if it is framed in accordance with the rules under this Act.

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