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Steve Cullen on court covid protocols: "We all have options"

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Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Fri, 28 Jan 2022, 4:50pm
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(Photo / NZ Herald)

Steve Cullen on court covid protocols: "We all have options"

Author
Newstalk ZB,
Publish Date
Fri, 28 Jan 2022, 4:50pm

Courts will continue to provide justice, regardless of vaccination status. 

A number of lawyers have raised concerns about how jurors, defendants and witnesses won't need to be vaccinated or provide a negative Covid test. 

Jury trials, which have been suspended across the country since August, restart next month. 

Auckland barrister Steve Cullen told Heather Du Plessis-Allan those lawyers are overreacting. 

“It’s the part and parcel of the job” 

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