Defending self


#1

and also… oops, dont start off a sentence with and
anyways, also… is anybody else aloud to talk in court for me or am i the only one who can speak. If I have a friend who is helping, can I let him/her ask questions or since i’m on record of defending myself, do i have to do the speaking?


#2

The only person who could speak on your behalf in court is your attorney or yourself, you cannot have a friend speak for you. However, you may call witnesses and ask them questions. There is no rule that says you can’t have someone at your table with you, it is left up to the judge to decide.

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#3

if i am defending myself in a trial, can i have anybody else with me at my table to help me organize etc or does it have to just be me?