Some General Resources
Two sites with excellent resources for writers:
Indie Publishing/ Marketing:
Criminal Justice in British Columbia
Criminal Code of Canada: available online here.
- Principles governing remand/bail: S. 515
- Sentencing principles: S. 718 and following
Justice section of BC government: click here to access website.
- Click on “Criminal Justice” to find most topics, including how a trial works, diagrams of a courtroom, what to do as a witness, what to do if accused, etc.
The Courts of BC (and decisions): click here to access website.
Provincial Court of BC: click here to access website
- Access decisions of Provincial Court of BC here
The Supreme Court of Canada (with links to decisions): click here.
The Law Society of BC: website available here.