30 November 2004
The Lay Magistrates' Manual provides a basic grounding in the main powers and duties of a Lay Magistrate. It should serve as a guide, which Lay Magistrates may consult in the performance of their functions, both in court and out of court.
Lord Chief Justice’s OfficeRoyal Courts of JusticeChichester StreetBelfastBT1 3JF
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