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PA Bulletin, Doc. No. 08-1287



Administrative Order 2008-3--N-801 Qualification to Serve as Defense Counsel in a Capital Case

[38 Pa.B. 3793]
[Saturday, July 12, 2008]

Administrative Order

   And Now, this 23rd day of June, 2008, it is hereby ordered that the attached Northampton County Rule of Criminal Procedure N-801, Qualification To Serve As Counsel In a Capital Case, is adopted. Said rule is effective immediately.

By the Court

President Judge

N-801  Qualification To Serve As Defense Counsel In a Capital Case

   In all cases in which the District Attorney has filed a Notice of Aggravating Circumstances pursuant to Pa.R.Crim.P. 802, before an attorney may participate in the case either as retained or appointed counsel for defendant, the attorney shall file a statement certifying qualification to serve as defense counsel in a capital case pursuant to Pa.R.Crim.P. 801.

[Pa.B. Doc. No. 08-1287. Filed for public inspection July 11, 2008, 9:00 a.m.]

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