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What happens when a defendant confesses his guilt under

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what happens when a defendant confesses his guilt under cross-examination during a trial? Is the trial declared null and void? Would the judge sentence him or would there have to be a new investigation?

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Just to be clear you are happy for a response to be under U.K. Law?

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
that's fine thanks

Ok. Well either one of two things happen

1) The charge can be put again and he can change his plea, or

2) The trial continues.

But the trial isn't null or void. Can I clairfy anything for you about this today please?

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