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ISBN: 9781552214183-06


Compelling Appearance and Judicial Interim Release

From: Criminal Procedure 3/e


Discussion of procedure for laying charges, the mechanisms used to compel the appearance of an accused person in court, and what to do with the person after the appearance in terms of release.



Steve Coughlan

Steve Coughlan is a professor at the Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University. He is the author of Criminal Procedure (Irwin Law, 2008, 2012, and 2016) and many other books, as well as a co-author of the Annual Review of Criminal Law. He is one of the editors of the Criminal Reports and is a co-author of the National Judicial Institute Criminal Law Essentials e-letter. He is the recipient of a number of teaching awards, including the Association of Atlantic Universities Distinguished Teacher Award.