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Trials (Delays)

Volume 164: debated on Monday 18 December 1989

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To ask the Attorney-General what is the longest period in recent years between offence and trial; and if he will give details of the case.

Statistics relating to the period of the time between the date of an offence and the date of a trial are not collected. Accordingly, the information which is sought is not readily available and can be provided only at disproportionate cost.