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Addresses and summing up

After all the evidence is given, both the prosecutor and the accused's lawyer address the jury. The Judge then sums up the case to the jury, explains the law that applies to the case and the jury goes to the privacy of the jury-room to consider its verdict.

Addresses and summing up  :  Last Revised: Fri Jan 8th 2016
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