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Font for court statements

(6 Posts)
smiler01 Sun 28-Oct-12 14:14:48

Hi
Just wondered if there was a standard font and size for typing statements for court?

Many thanks

Schlock Sun 28-Oct-12 14:15:20

Comic sans grin

Sorry, I have no idea.

balia Sun 28-Oct-12 14:48:59

The statements we've had/written have always been just plain Times New Roman, size 12. With the points numbered.

Veritate Sun 28-Oct-12 15:03:20

I'd go for Arial size 11 or 12. Some judges have dodgy eyesight.

hatesponge Sun 28-Oct-12 15:06:27

Use a 12 point font. Double line spacing. Short-ish numbered paragraphs. Only print on one side of the paper.

mumblechum1 Sun 28-Oct-12 19:10:43

The most important things are as set out in Hatesponge's post. Especially the double line spacing, as both sols/the judge like to have space to make notes.

Font doesn't matter as long as it's not a silly one.

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