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If You're Charged with a Crime

Si vous êtes accusé d’un crime

Short, easy-to-understand brochure that outlines what happens when someone is charged with a criminal offence. It briefly describes the first steps in the court process and the different options that might be available. It also outlines the accused person's legal rights, and how to get legal aid or other legal help.

This publication is in clear language for people who don't know about the law.


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