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RCr 11.32 Disability of judge

Baldwin's Kentucky Revised Statutes AnnotatedRules of Criminal Procedure

Baldwin's Kentucky Revised Statutes Annotated
Rules of Criminal Procedure (Refs & Annos)
XI Judgment; Execution (Refs & Annos)
Kentucky Rules of Criminal Procedure (RCr) Rule 11.32
RCr 11.32 Disability of judge
If by reason of death, sickness, or other disability, a judge before whom the defendant has been tried is unable to perform the duties to be performed by the court after a verdict or finding of guilty, any successor or special judge sitting in or assigned to the court in which the case was tried may perform those duties; but if such other judge is satisfied that he or she cannot perform those duties because he or she did not preside at the trial or for any other reason, such judge may in his or her discretion grant a new trial.


HISTORY: Amended by Order 98-3, eff. 3-1-99; adopted eff. 1-1-63
Rules Crim. Proc., Rule 11.32, KY ST RCRP Rule 11.32
Current with amendments received through June 1, 2023. Some sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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