Bail Brief (Generic)

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PRECEDENT TERMS OF USE

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Briefs

Cover of Brief

C A N A D A File# ________________
PROVINCE OF [PROVINCE]
COUNTY OF [COUNTY]

IN THE [LEVEL OF COURT] OF [PROVINCE]

BETWEEN:

HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN


– and –

[ACCUSED NAME]




CROWN/ACCUSED SHOW CAUSE BRIEF




[first party name]
[first party title]
[address]
[address]
[address]
[address]
Tel: (xxx) xxx-xxxx
Fax: (xxx) xxx-xxxx
Email: xxx@xxxxxx

Counsel for Her Majesty the Queen

[second party name]
[second party title]
[address]
[address]
[address]
[address]
Tel: (xxx) xxx-xxxx
Fax: (xxx) xxx-xxxx
Email: xxx@xxxxx

Counsel for the Accused

Table of Contents

Template:BailBrief TOC

Body of Brief
PART I: OVERVIEW(e)

[X] On [date], the accused was charged with the commission of the following offence(s) between [date]. Specifically that he did:

(1) ... commit the offence of ... contrary to s. ... of the Criminal Code.

(2) ... commit the offence of ... contrary to s. ... of the Criminal Code.

The Crown elected to proceed by indictment/summary conviction on the hybrid offences.

Or

The Crown has yet to make its election on the hybrid offences.

PART II: ALLEGED FACTS AND OTHER EVIDENCE(e)
PART III: POSITIONS OF THE PARTIES(e)
PART IV: GENERAL BAIL PRINCIPLES
(e)
PART V: APPLICABLE GROUNDS IN THIS CASE
(e)
PART VI: TERMS OF RELEASE(e)
PART VII: CONCLUSIONS(e)

ALL OF WHICH IS RESPECTFULLY SUBMITTED

DATED at ______________, in the Province of _______________, this _____ day of _____________, 20___.


_________________________________
[Counsel's name]
[Counsel's title]


Table of Authorities
PART VIII: TABLE OF AUTHORITIES(e)



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