Justice secretary Robert Buckland said coronavirus measures created an “unprecedented challenge” for courts.
The six-year-old victim suffered serious injuries, including a broken back and brain trauma.
He will appear at crown court later this month.
Alexander Lewis-Ranwell was remanded in custody.
June Jones was found dead in her home.
The most important announcement this week on the topical issue of rape trials came from former High Court Judge, Dame Laura
The alleged victim is said to be a childhood friend of the pair.
A Birmingham couple have been charged with Modern Slavery Act offences after allegedly luring a childhood friend from Poland
A man who was handed in to a police station by a man dressed as Batman has admitted trying to cash a stolen cheque he said