Criminal Defence

A criminal charge has effects similar to a criminal record, but these only last until the matter is resolved in court

By: Spectrum Paralegal
January 30, 2012

A criminal record restricts employment opportunities and travel and impacts professional licensing. These effects last until you obtain a pardon.

By: Spectrum Paralegal
January 30, 2012

In a criminal case, a settlement is a result of negotiations with the prosecution before the trial. Settlements aim to reduce penalties, re-qualify the offence into a less serious one, or introduce other programs to avoid a criminal record.

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