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Can’t I Just Tell The Magistrate What Happened?

  Question: Will common sense prevail if I simply tell the magistrates what happened? Emma Says: We speak to many people who had a potential defence but have failed miserably in trying to present their arguments to the magistrates. We …

Is it Better To Represent Myself?

  Question: Is it more sensible for me to represent myself? Is the magistrates/judge likely to think that I have money to burn or that I am hiding behind a lawyer if I employ somebody to act on my behalf? …