Philippines - Supreme Court Guidelines on the Conduct of Videoconferencing


The Supreme Court has issued Supreme Court Administrative Matter No. 20-12-01-SC (Re: Proposed Guidelines on the Conduct of Videoconferencing) dated December 9, 20201 (Court Videoconferencing Guidelines) to ensure that hearings via videoconferencing are conducted in an orderly manner and that the constitutional rights of the accused are protected. The guidelines, which took effect on January 16, 2021,2 recognize that proceedings via videoconferencing have become an alternative to in-court proceedings.

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