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Cambridge court has agreed to issue an initial bail order in relation to Cambridgeshire court cases, the first time it has done so since it was established.
The decision to issue the initial order was announced by Kent County Sheriff Stuart Macpherson in a tweet on Monday.
The court has now decided to issue a bail order, which is likely to take some time to settle.
It was expected to come into force at the end of the month.
The Cambridge court system has been criticised in recent years for being too difficult to navigate and the lack of a dedicated court service.
The decision to hold a trial, however, will provide a venue for people to be prosecuted in the UK, where a person can be held without charge for up to 14 days.
The number of people in jail in England and Wales has more than doubled over the last decade, according to figures from the Office for National Statistics.
In 2015, there were 2,823 people in the country’s prisons, with the majority of them being awaiting trial.