Flashcards in General: Section 3 Deck (11):
All criminal cases in Alberta start here. (provincial court.)
Small claims court. $7,500 (under) is tried here.
Family and youth division
Family: husbands and wives (divorce is NOT in this category.)
Youth: young defenders act
Speeding tickets, violations, loud noise, curfew, bylaws about animals
Court of Queen's Bench
Serious crimes start here. Divorces. Hears the appeals of provincial court.
States and wills
Court of appeal
Highest level of Alberta. Never first court. Panel of judges
Offences against people
Tort causing the victim to reasonably fear that bodily harm may occur
Quasi criminal law
Sort of/ almost in criminal matters. You will be prosecuted but not get a criminal record