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Half of magistrates' courts closed since 2010

'Have court, will travel' in justice efficiency exercise.

Closing down: More than half of courts have shut since 2010

Closing down: More than half of courts have shut since 2010

Date - 28th January 2019
By - Nick Hudson - Police Oracle
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Police, defendants, witnesses, lawyers and JPs face up to six-hour return journeys to access local justice in the wake of wholesale closure of courts in the last decade. Half of all magistrates' courts in England and Wales have shut since 2010,...
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