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CRIMINAL CODE 1899 - SECT 601
601 Standing mute
(1) If an accused person, on being called upon to plead to an indictment, will
not plead or answer directly to the indictment, the court may, if it thinks
fit, order a plea of not guilty to be entered on behalf of the accused person.
(2) A plea so entered has the same effect as if it had been actually pleaded.
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