(1) Jointly charged defendants shall be tried jointly unless the court concludes before trial that it is clearly inappropriate to do so and orders that a defendant be tried separately. In reaching its conclusion the court shall strongly consider the victimís interest in a joint trial.
(2) In ruling on a motion by a defendant for severance, the court may order the prosecution to deliver to the court for inspection in camera any statements or confessions made by any defendant that the prosecution intends to introduce in evidence at the trial. [Amended by 1983 c.705 §1; 1987 c.2 §6]Section: Previous 136.001 136.005 136.010 136.020 136.030 136.040 136.050 136.060 136.070 136.080 136.090 136.100 136.110 136.120 136.130 Next
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