Criminal Trial Courts Bench Book Update 61.2

The following sections have been updated

[5-255] Dangerous driving

The commentary in this section has been revised to summarise the content of directions to be given in dangerous driving cases based on tiredness enumerated by the High Court in Jiminez v The Queen (1992) 173 CLR 572. The suggested direction at [5-260] has also been revised.

[10-525] Child sexual offence evidence program scheme — Downing Centre

District Court Criminal Practice Note 11 regarding the Child Sexual Offence Evidence Program Scheme — Downing Centre, has been revised and replaces the version published on 17 December 2015.