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2021 Code of Alabama
Title 15 - Criminal Procedure.
Chapter 26 - Audio-Video Communication for Criminal Pre-Trial Proceeding.
Section 15-26-2 - Physical Presence of Defendant Not Required.
Universal Citation: AL Code § 15-26-2 (2021)
Physical presence of defendant not required.
If the court has provided for the use of an audio-video communication system to facilitate communication between the court and the defendant during any pre-trial proceeding, the physical presence of the defendant in open court during the proceeding shall not be required.
(Acts 1996, No. 96-732, p. 1224, §2.)
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