2 definitions found for this term.
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The Charter of Rights and Freedoms, 7th edition$75.00 – $120.00
Offences that regulate risky behaviour that may cause harm but do not ordinarily involve truly criminal or morally reprehensible behaviour.
Criminal Law, 7/e$75.00 – $120.00
Offences enacted by federal, provincial, or municipal governments that are used primarily to regulate risky behaviour that may cause harm. They are presumed to require strict liability