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Criminal Law: Before Trial (Supreme Court BC)

Criminal Law: Before Trial (Supreme Court BC)

This site gives an overview of the adult criminal court process but does not cover every situation. The information relates to criminal trials in BC Supreme Courts and Provincial Courts. Includes rights of the accused, investigation and charges, bail hearing, disclosure, and pleading guilty.

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Justice Education Society of BC
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self-help & forms
charged with a crime, defending yourself, preparing for trial, representing yourself, criminal procedure