Exclusive jurisdiction offence
Filed Under: Criminal Law
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Criminal Procedure 4/e$75.00 – $120.00
An offence listed in section 469 of the Criminal Code. These offences (barring prosecutorial consent) can be tried only through a jury trial in a superior court of criminal jurisdiction, and so the accused has no election.