The Criminal Code of Canada allows a judge or justice of the peace to require you to enter into a recognizance (like a peace bond) if there are reasons to believe you will commit certain serious crimes. This booklet explains the 810 process, what your rights are and how to get legal help.View PDF
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- West Coast Prison Justice Society
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- last reviewed
- January 2011 i Last date reviewed by a qualified expert to ensure content up-to-date. See "Tips" in Clicklaw content criteria (bottom of pageside menu) for details.
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- self-help & forms
- your legal rights in jail, federal prisoners in BC
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