Legal system & courts

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Child Protection Process flow chart poster

Child Protection Process flow chart poster

Provides a step-by-step overview of the child protection process in flow chart form

Legal system & courtsChild protection/​removal

English

How to Appeal Your Conviction

How to Appeal Your Conviction

Explains how to appeal a conviction for a summary or indictable criminal offence if you don’t have a lawyer

Crimes & offencesLegal system & courts

English

How to Appeal Your Sentence

How to Appeal Your Sentence

Explains how to appeal your sentence if you’ve been convicted of a summary or indictable criminal offence and don’t have a lawyer

Crimes & offencesLegal system & courts

English

How to Become a Child’s Guardian

How to Become a Child’s Guardian

Explains how to apply to court to become a child’s guardian

Families & childrenLegal system & courts

English

How to Become a Child’s Guardian

Comment devenir le tuteur d’un enfant

Explique comment s’adresser au tribunal pour devenir le tuteur d’un enfant

Families & childrenLegal system & courts

French

If You Can’t Get Legal Aid for Your Criminal Trial

If You Can’t Get Legal Aid for Your Criminal Trial

How to apply for a free lawyer if you’re facing a serious and complicated criminal charge, but can’t get legal aid or afford a lawyer

Crimes & offencesLegal help & lawyersLegal system & courts

English

If You Can’t Get Legal Aid for Your Criminal Trial

Si vous ne pouvez pas obtenir d’aide juridique pour votre procès criminel: Comment faire une demande Rowbotham

Comment demander les services gratuits d’un avocat si vous faites face à une accusation criminelle grave et complexe, mais que vous ne pouvez pas obtenir d’aide juridique ni n’avez les moyens de payer un avocat

Crimes & offencesLegal help & lawyersLegal system & courts

French

If You’re Charged with a Crime

If You’re Charged with a Crime

Outlines what happens when you’re charged with a criminal offence

Crimes & offencesLegal system & courts

English

If You’re Charged with a Crime

Si vous êtes accusé d’un crime

Explique ce qui arrive lorsque vous êtes accusé d’un crime

Crimes & offencesLegal system & courts

French

Representing Yourself in a Criminal Trial

Representing Yourself in a Criminal Trial

Explains what happens when an accused person wants to plead not guilty to a summary offence

Crimes & offencesLegal system & courts

English

Speaking to the Judge Before You’re Sentenced

Speaking to the Judge Before You’re Sentenced

Describes what a convicted person can say to the judge before the judge decides on a sentence

Crimes & offencesLegal system & courts

English

When You’re Told to Have No Contact”

When You’re Told to Have No Contact”

Explains what it means when the court makes a no contact order against you

Abuse & family violenceCrimes & offencesLegal system & courts

English