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A crown court judge is taking someone to trial who has epilepsy

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A crown court judge is taking someone to trial who has epilepsy without having a full assessment on medical grounds .the defendant has constant fits and has two types .Is she right to prevent treatment
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Law
Expert:  Jo C. replied 1 year ago.
how does matter being tried prevent her receiving treatment?
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Its a he and every time it goes to court he has fits , which he has on a daily basis ,the judge and the CPS are pushing things forward which I understand ,but he has two types of fits and needs to see a psychiatrist which wont happen due to this
Customer: replied 1 year ago.
The judge has seen these first hand
Expert:  Jo C. replied 1 year ago.
Why can't he see a psychiatrist?