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      CCRP 833     


Art. 833. Presence of defendant; misdemeanor prosecution

            A. The court may permit a defendant charged with a misdemeanor to be arraigned, enter his plea of guilty, or be tried, in his absence.

            B. A plea of not guilty of a misdemeanor may always be entered through counsel and in the absence of the defendant.

            C. Repealed by Acts 2020, No. 160, §2.

            Acts 1990, No. 543, §1; Acts 1990, No. 593, §1; Acts 1997, No. 1015, §1; Acts 2017, No. 406, §1; Acts 2020, No. 160, §2.

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