Recognizance to keep the peace for a sexual violation

Section 810.1 of the Criminal Code of Canada provides that a judge may pass an order imposing certain conditions on a person lest that person commits a sexual offence (for example, sexual assault or sexual contact) against a person of less than 16 years old.This procedure, which is related to a peace bond or recognizance to keep the peace, is used sometimes as a tool by a criminal defense lawyer

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