128. Use of deposition at a hearing

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(1) A deposition ordered under Rule 125 may be given in evidence at a hearing unless the Court orders otherwise.
(2) A party intending to put in evidence a deposition at a hearing must serve notice of his intention to do so on every other party.
(3) The Court may require a deponent to attend the hearing and give evidence orally.
(4) Where a deposition is given in evidence at trial, it shall be treated as if it were a witness statement for the purposes of rule 94.