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23A-4-1      Arrested person taken before magistrate--Complaint filed on arrest without warrant.
23A-4-2      (Rule 5(b)) Procedure on minor offenses cognizable by magistrate court.
23A-4-3      (Rule 5(c)) Advice to defendant at initial appearance on charge requiring preliminary hearing--Charges requiring preliminary hearing--Waiver or scheduling of hearing--Extension of time.
23A-4-4      Advice to defendant and admission to bail when initial appearance before another magistrate--Initial appearance without warrant--Transmittal of files to appropriate court.
23A-4-5      Transfer to magistrate judge or circuit court for preliminary hearing.
23A-4-6      (Rule 5.1(a)) Holding for trial when probable cause shown on preliminary hearing--Evidence received.
23A-4-7      (Rule 5.1(b)) Discharge and dismissal in absence of probable cause--Subsequent prosecution on same offense.
23A-4-8      (Rule 5.1(c)) Record of proceedings on preliminary hearing--Cost--Transmittal of papers to trial court--Limitation of access to record.

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