Hybrid offence?

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Sidhu

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Hybrid offence?
« on: August 16, 2014, 12:37:15 PM »
What is meant by hybrid offence?

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Riley Haas

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Re: Hybrid offence?
« Reply #1 on: August 18, 2014, 10:04:58 AM »
In Canada we have two types of offences: indictable and summary. Summary offences are minor whereas indictable offences are very serious. Some offences can be either, and the prosecution can choose to prosecute the charge(s) as summary or indictable. That's what a hybrid offence is.

 

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