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Can I refuse to be a witness for the prosecution? Assistant:

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Can I refuse to be a witness for the prosecution?
Assistant: Where are you? It matters because laws vary by location.
Customer: London
Assistant: What steps have you taken so far?
Customer: I have received notification that I need to attend
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Customer: No Thank

Hello my name is ***** ***** I will help you. I am just reviewing your question. This is an email service so there may be delays when responding.

Yes you can refuse. You may then be summonsed by the court.

But yes, you can refuse.

Can I clarify anything for you about this today, please?

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Customer: replied 2 months ago.
They say they need me to come and may use a summons. If they do that do i need to attend and give evidence?

You can attend but refuse to say anything if that happens. The summons is just to attend court.

Does that clarify?

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Customer: replied 2 months ago.
thank you

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