Stages of the proceedings
After the parties civiles, it is the turn of the ministère public (public prosecutor) to make their closing speech.
The prosecutor repeats the main arguments, presents the conclusions, and requests a corresponding sentence.
Image n°1 : Prosecutor's speech. Palix. 2008. watercolour. 21x29,7 cm .
Image n°2 : Prosecutor's speech, Law Courts in Paris. Benoit Peyrucq. 2006. pencil and watercolour. 50x32,5 cm.
© Benoit Peyrucq