What are Attempts?
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What are Attempts?

24(1) of the Criminal Code indicates that “everyone who, having an intent to commit on offence, does or omits to do anything for the purpose of carrying out the intention is guilty of an attempt to commit the offence whether or not it was possible under the circumstances to commit the offence”.   Additionally, s.24(2)...

Summary VS. Indictable VS. Hybrid Offences
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Summary VS. Indictable VS. Hybrid Offences

In Canada, there are 2 categories in which criminal offences are divided: Indictable Offences and Summary Offences. It becomes important to classify an offence as either indictable or summary as this classification can affect the following: Whether the limitation period to charge you with an offence applies;  The sentence that may be available for you; ...