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Prosecutor's reply

When the defence case is closed, the prosecutor may bring evidence in reply to any new point raised in the defence case that could not have been foreseen by the prosecution. One example of this is where the accused raises an alibi for the first time at the trial and has not given any prior notice of this to the prosecution [s 285C Criminal Law Consolidation Act 1935 (SA)].

Attending a superior Court  :  Last Revised: Wed Jan 6th 2016
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