Court Procedures and Rules of Court

Going to court is a very formal process guided by strict rules. The following resources can help you understand this.


CPLEA Suggested Resources

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Canada/Federal

This online resource from the Nova Scotia Public Prosecution Service takes you—step-by-step—through a Canadian criminal case. It explains the process clearly and simply and will help you to understand how a Canadian criminal prosecution works.

Related legal topic(s): Criminal law general resources, Legal process

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