Expert report content: issue 2

Guidance on the content of reports issued by expert witnesses in the Criminal Justice System in England and Wales.


FSR-G-200: expert report guidance: issue 2

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This guidance sets out the legal requirements for expert reports and requirements imposed by certain prosecuting authorities. It also provides advice in relation to the application of those requirements and more generally.

Published 14 February 2019
Last updated 17 April 2019 + show all updates
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