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Favourites on Android

Favourites Favourites are items of reference, such as offences, explanatory materials or pronouncments that you wish to have quick access to. You might use Favourites to hold a list of all the offences due to be dealt with at Court or a list of the most typical offences for your type of Court hearing. To place an item onto your list of favourites, just tap a star adjacent to an index entry, the star will turn yellow and that item has been added to your Favourites.

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Favourites on iPad

Favourites Favourites are items of reference, such as offences, explanatory materials or pronouncments that you wish to have quick access to. You might use Favourites to hold a list of all the offences due to be dealt with at Court or a list of the most typical offences for your type of Court hearing. To place an item onto your list of favourites, just tap a star adjacent to an index entry, the star will turn yellow and that item has been added to your Favourites.

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Favourites on iPad

Favourites Flagged items are similar to Favourites where they hold a collection of references that are frequently used. To make an item Flagged open the item in a view and tap the flag icon in the top border. are items of reference, such as offences, explanatory materials or pronouncments that you wish to have quick access to. You might use Favourites to hold a list of all the offences due to be dealt with at Court or a list of the most typical offences for your type of Court hearing.

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Fines calculator utility on Android

The Fines Calculator tool provides for the calculation of fines across Fine Bands A to F, calculation of the relevant weekly income for a defendant, court costs and the appropriate victim surcharge. Using the fines calculator in different orientations The fines calculator has input from the tapping of buttons, moving of a slider and data-entry of income, costs, compensation, etc. Using the App in landscape or portrait orientation is largely a personal preference and/or determined if a tablet stand is being used.

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Fines calculator utility on iPad

The Fines Calculator tool provides for the calculation of fines across Fine Bands A to F, calculation of the relevant weekly income for a defendant, court costs and the appropriate victim surcharge. Relevant Weekly Income RWI is the weekly income against which a fine will be calculated. Where the defendant is in receipt of benefits use the RWI £120 button. If the defendant is being dealt with in absence and has not declared an income, use the RWI £440 button.

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Guideline fines reference on iPad

The Refs (or References) popup provides quick access to frequently needed resources. Guideline fines table The Guideline fines table is a legacy document formerly maintained by the Judicial College and found at the back of the Adult Court Pronouncement Cards. This quick reference document is maintained by Ambay Software because it is a useful quick reference guide and training resource for recently appointed Magistrates and Judges. Marked on the table are the current Relevant weekly income for employed £440 and in receipt of benefits £120.

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Preferences and customising Sentencing Guidelines on Android

The Sentencing Guidelines App can be customised for personal preferences and judicial information. To customise the Sentencing Guidelines App, open the Sentencing Guidelines App, tap the ellipsis button (…) to display the preferences and settings. Toolbar Selecting either Text or Icons will switch the tools from text to graphic icons. Fines and overweight vehicles calculators The Fines calculator and Overweight Vehicles calculator have a number of buttons and values that can be customised.

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Pronouncement builder on Android

The Magistrates’ Court usually sits with three Magistrates with the one sitting in the middle seat acting as the presiding justice; the other Magistrates colloquially known as “Wingers”. While all three Magistrates are jointly and equally involved in bail, remand, allocation and sentencing decisions, the presiding justice will speak for the Bench in asking questions of witnesses and defendants and will pronounce any sentencing decision made by the Bench.

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Pronouncement builder on iPad

The Magistrates’ Court usually sits with three Magistrates with the one sitting in the middle seat acting as the presiding justice; the other Magistrates colloquially known as “Wingers”. While all three Magistrates are jointly and equally involved in bail, remand, allocation and sentencing decisions, the presiding justice will speak for the Bench in asking questions of witnesses and defendants and will pronounce any decision made by the Bench. Many presiding justice pronouncements will be relatively straight forward such as imposing a fine and points, a community order or driver disqualification.

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Pronouncements and directions on iPad

The Refs (or References) popup provides quick access to frequently needed resources. Pronouncements and directions to be made when a case is adjourned for trial These are the default pronouncements and directions to be announced when adjourning to trial in the Magistrates’ Court. Typically the laminated sheet holding these references has been purloined or lost. This is a useful readout for recently appointed presiding justices who need a prompt for the procedures to be announced to defendant, defendant’s advocate and prosecution advocate.

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