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Attoney-General And Solicitor-General (Court Appearances)

Volume 728: debated on Wednesday 18 May 1966

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asked the Attorney-General on how many days the Attorney-General and the Solicitor-General have appeared in court over the last 18 months; and if he will categorise the range of cases.

Since October, 1964 I have appeared in court on 21 days; on 13 of these days I was appearing in criminal cases and on eight days in civil cases. During the same period, my hon. and learned Friend the Solicitor-General has appeared in court on 15 days; on two days he was appearing in a criminal case and on 13 days in civil cases.