Defending Yourself: Possession of an Illegal Drug

Describes how to defend yourself if you are charged with possession of an illegal drug and what the prosecutor must prove to find you guilty. Includes sentencing information and how to get legal help.

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Legal Services Society
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resource type
self-help & forms
charged with a crime, defending yourself, summary offence, indictable offence, pleading not guilty, trials, sentences, crimes & offences, possession of an illegal drug