Section 19: The Sentence
If the court returns a verdict of guilty, they then have the task of sentencing the accused. This is one of the most
difficult tasks for judicial officers. The difficulty lies in the fact that the court has to ma
Section 13: The Court
The focus of this section is on (1) the role of the judge or magistrate and assessors, (2) the principles of impartiality
and fairness, and (3) the procedure for recusal.
13.1 VENUE OF THE COURT
Superior courts: The venue of the co
Section 16: Joinder and Separation of Trials
Persons charged with the same offence or separate offences alleged to have been committed at the same time and
place (or approximately in the same time and place) may be jointly charged in the
Section 22: Mercy, Indemnity and Free Pardon
Jam Jam informed us that this isnt examinable save for our discussion in class. What follows is said discussion.
Here we look at medical parole which falls under these general powers but is regulated by the par