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  • Apr 11, 2012
  • 04:23 PM

British judges, Lithuanian defendants, and Google Translate

Lina Balsytė / 15min
The last several months have been chaotic for courts in the UK. The country's interpreters are boycotting new rules imposed on their profession and refuse to help out courts, while judges must do what they can to work around the situation and explain non-English-speaking – Lithuanian, for example – defendants what they are charged with.

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