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Taking the Stand
a guide for adult witnesses in Western Australian Courts
2008
Format: DVD
A DVD from Western Australia, explaining to a witness what procedures will be followed in the courts, Children’s, Magistrate’s, District and Supreme. Describes the roles of court personnel and court companions, and introduces the Victim Impact Statement. Guidance on the assistance and protection available to witnesses
Witnesses Self help Victim Services Victim impact statements Court proceedings Court companions Closed circuit television CCTV
Table of contents
Supreme Court
District Court
Magistrates Court
Childrens Court
Closed Circuit Television.
Accompanying booklet -
Foreword
Justice System
The Courts - Magistrate's, Children's, District and Supreme
District Court layout
Court positions
What do you do as a witness
Special witness status
Victim Impact Statement
Court Companions
Corporate Author: Victim Support Service [WA]
Published: State of Western Australia; Perth, WA
Shelf Number: DVDWc02
Acquisiton Number: 2527
ISBN:

1800 VICTIM (1800 842 846)

1800 842 846

Port Lincoln (Lower Eyre), Whyalla (Upper Eyre), Port Augusta (Far North), Port Pirie (Yorke & Mid North), Berri (Riverland), Murray Bridge (Murraylands), Mount Gambier (Limestone Coast)