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Intermediaries in the criminal justice system (2015) published  by Policy Press and can be ordered  here

Archbold Review articles: 

Dispensing with the “safety net”: is the intermediary
really needed during cross-examination?, available here

Article about Section 28 of the Youth Justice and Criminal Evidence Act (1999), available here  

Section 28 intermediary checklist available here

 Examples of flexibility (November 2017) in respect of vulnerable witnesses and defendants is available here. (Described by the Judicial College course director as ‘an important feature of the course material‘)

A consolidated list of previous examples of flexibility is available here

Lexicon Toolkits (including the Intermediary Toolkit)  available HERE

Lexicon provides consultancy, research and training services to public and private organisations working in the justice system. It undertakes projects in criminal, civil and family jurisdictions and its clients include government departments, professional bodies, major charities and leading companies. Lexicon has particular expertise in:

  • Measures to support victims and witnesses
  • Intermediaries
  • Children in the legal system
  • Court administration
  • Case management
  • Appellate justice
  • Quality improvement programmes
  • Applications of technology
  • Training for judges and court staff in UK & overseas
  • Freedom of Information
  • Information films


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