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Tuesday, 18 January 2011

News Clipping: Dorchester’s Old Crown Court celebrates 650 years of justice

Step back in time and revisit an 18th century courtroom to celebrate 650 years of the lay magistrate’s role in the justice system. Members of the public will be able to join Dorset magistrates to mark the milestone at an event being held at Dorchester’s Old Crown Court. The courts in High West Street will be open for all to visit on Tuesday, January 25, so the local community can witness magistrates dealing with cases as heard hundreds of years ago.

READ MORE - Source: Dorset Echo Tuesday 18th January 2011

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