Superior Court of the Virgin Islands
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Superior Court of the Virgin Islands

Rule 87. Mental and physical examinations

The court may cause any person coming under its jurisdiction to be examined by a physician, psychiatrist, or psychologist, designated by the court, in order that the condition, special needs and personality of such person may be given due consideration in the disposition of the case. The court may direct who shall pay the cost of such examination.

Statutory References

Physical and mental examinations, see 5 V.I.C. ' 2506.

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