Sunday, 9 February 2020

"no translator available"


9 February 2020

[…] The court heard Marzec had attended Coleraine Police Station but he could not be interviewed as there had been no translator available and a number of further attempts to interview the defendant had been unsuccessful. […]

Tuesday, 4 February 2020

"lack of professional interpreters being available"


4 February 2020

[…] Stephen Edwards, defending, said that his client had now been before the courts three times over this incident, with the first two occasions unable to conclude due to the lack of a professional interpreters being available to translate the proceedings. […]