Government of New Brunswick
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    A series of pamphlets dealing with criminal law. The purpose of these pamphlets is to provide some basic information about criminal proceedings in New Brunswick. It does not contain a complete statement of the law in the area and laws change from time to time.

    Public Legal Education and Information Service is a non-profit organization that is mandated to provide the public with law information resources. PLEIS-NB receives funding and in-kind support from this Department and the New Brunswick Law Foundation and Justice Canada.

    Eligibility

    New Brunswick residents.

    Description

    The publications on Criminal Law include:

    • Assault
    • Defending Yourself in Provincial Court
    • Defending Yourself In Provincial Court, Fact Sheet 1: So You've Been Charged With an Offence
    • Defending Yourself in Provincial Court, Fact Sheet 2: The Day of Your First Appearance
    • Defending Yourself in Provincial Court, Fact Sheet 3: Preparing For Your Trial
    • Defending Yourself in Provincial Court, Fact Sheet 4: Your Trial
    • Defending Yourself in Provincial Court, Fact Sheet 5: Sentencing
    • Defending Yourself in Provincial Court, Fact Sheet 6: Key Legal Terms
    • No Means No: Understanding Consent to Sexual Activity
    • Peace Bonds & Restraining Orders
    • Picture this... a Guide to the Criminal Justice System
    • Picture this...Feedback card
    • Picture this...Helper's Guide
    • Spanking and Disciplining Children
    • The Law, The Police and You: Your Rights When Questioned, Detained or Arrested
    • Tips for the Courtroom

    The related link below will take you directly to the publications.

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    Fredericton