DRAFT PAGE FOR DISCUSSION
Important takeaways from the 65 page example directions document
- The concerns raised by the profession have been noted and are being addressed (PDF page 3).
- The directions are a guide only—judges are encouraged to discuss any directions they propose to give with counsel within the context and circumstances of each trial, on a case-by-case basis (PDF page 3)
- The Media release accompanying the directions says that the example directions are provided as a guide only and the wording will need to be adapted to the circumstances of the particular case.