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Protection from Stalking Act (Northern Ireland) 2022

Sections 1 to 5 - Offences

Section 3 - Special measures directions

Subsection (2) provides that all victims of an offence of stalking will have automatic eligibility for assistance (such as the use of live links or screens at court) with giving evidence in proceedings.

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