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good day. can you please advise what is the difference between a section 217 (1) and a section 220 as a friend of mine has been arrested and now has been offered a section 217(1) and not the 220. now she wants to know the difference. kind regards. ryan
Hello, what legislation are you referring to? Is it the Criminal Procedure Act? Do please clarify as we would like to be sure of the particular Act so that you can be ppropriately advised.
Acr 217 regulate the admissibilty of confessions and Act 220 deals with formal admissions made by an accused in court and has the effect that the state dont have to prove that admitted fact