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Plans to allow TV cameras into criminal courts move step closer

Written by on January 16, 2020

Moves to allow TV cameras to broadcast judges sentencing remarks from Crown Courts for the first time have come a step closer with draft legislation laid down in Parliament. The Crown Court (Recording and Broadcasting) Order 2020 would permit High Court and Senior Circuit judges to be filmed as they hand out penalties in criminal cases. It will now be considered by MPs and peers..