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Alabama Code Title 15. Criminal Procedure § 15-14-56

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(a) Whenever a victim is unable to attend such trial or hearing or any portion thereof by reason of death;  disability;  hardship;  incapacity;  physical, mental, or emotional condition;  age;  or other inability, the victim, the victim's guardian or the victim's family may select a representative who shall be entitled to exercise any right granted to the victim, pursuant to the provisions of this article.

(b) Provided, however, in the event of a dispute, the court in its discretion may designate such representative.

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