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Juries must be told structure, continuity distinguishing qualities of ‘criminal organizations’: SCC

Friday, July 14, 2023 @ 3:56 PM | By Cristin Schmitz

Trial judges instructing juries on the definition of a “criminal organization” must explain that such an organization is one that, by virtue of its structure and continuity, poses an enhanced threat...