Avocat en Détermination de la peine à Montréal
Qu’est-ce Que La Détermination De La Peine ?
Sentencing hearings take place after an accused person is found guilty at trial or if the accused chooses to forgo a trial by pleading guilty themselves. The latter scenario is immensely common, as roughly 95% of cases result in the accused taking a guilty plea. A sentencing hearing shifts the legal question from “can the state prove your guilt” to “what should the state do with you now”?