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FEDERAL CIRCUIT COURT RULES 2001 - RULE 15.02

Evidence if there is an independent children's lawyer

             (1)  This rule:

                     (a)  applies if an independent children's lawyer is to adduce evidence; and

                     (b)  is subject to any direction made under rule 15.01.

             (2)  If an applicant is to adduce evidence, the evidence must be adduced before evidence is adduced by a respondent, or an independent children's lawyer.

             (3)  If a respondent is to adduce evidence, the evidence must be adduced before evidence is adduced by an independent children's lawyer.

             (4)  A party or an independent children's lawyer may make an opening address immediately before adducing evidence.

             (5)  If an independent children's lawyer is to make a closing address, the address must be made before a closing address is made by a respondent or an applicant.

             (6)  If a respondent makes a closing address, the address must be made before a closing address is made by an applicant.



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