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					                                  IN THE 241ST DISTRICT COURT
                                       OF SMITH COUNTY
                                 STANDING ORDER OF THE COURT


1.    The Court Reporter shall record all matters pertaining to this cause to include pre-trial hearing,
      voir dire, trial, final argument and matters pertaining to sentencing.

2.    Defendants who are incarcerated shall be dressed in street clothes during any jury trials.

3.    The District Attorney shall provide all evidence in his possession favorable or mitigating to
      Defendant's attorney.

4.    The District Attorney shall provide all oral, written, video, or recorded statements made by
      Defendant to investigating officers or to third parties in the possession of the District Attorney
      or law enforcement.

5.    The District Attorney shall provide all witnesses' statements to defense attorney upon
      completion of the witnesses' testimony.

6.    The District Attorney shall provide the defense attorney a list of all potential witnesses to be
      called on the trial in chief, and the names of witnesses to be called in rebuttal as soon as the
      witnesses are ascertained after the Defendant puts on his case.

7.    The District Attorney shall permit the defense attorney inspection of all physical evidence to be
      introduced at trial. It shall be the responsibility of the defense attorney to request said
      arrangements and any difficulty therein should be reported to the Court.

8.    The District Attorney shall provide the defense attorney the results of any test to be used in trial
      for inspection.

9.    The District Attorney shall provide the defense attorney the criminal history of the Defendant as
      it relates to felony convictions or convictions of any crime which constitute a crime of moral
      turpitude.

10.   The District Attorney shall provide the defense attorney the results of physical or mental
      examination (if any) of the Defendant.

11.   The District Attorney shall provide the defense attorney the criminal history concerning
      convictions for felonies or crimes of moral turpitude of any witnesses the prosecution intends to
      call as a witness in trial.

12.   The District Attorney shall provide details of any plea agreements in relation to any co-
      defendant, accomplice or informant.

         Signed this the 5th day of June, 1996

                                                  _______________________________
                                                  Diane DeVasto, Presiding Judge