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Flashcards in Legal General Knowledge Deck (6)
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1

Jury

Independent group of people chosen at random to decide on the evidence and reach a decision.

2

Prosecutor

the Crown in its role of bringing a criminal case to court.

3

Sanction

A penalty

4

Accused

person charged with a criminal offence.

5

Human Rights Charter

Main purpose is to protect and promote human rights

6

Fine

sanction that requires a paid amount