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Is a plea of nolo contendere available in Canada?

Friday, April 27, 2018 @ 8:26 AM | By Tyler Smith

The quick answer is that a plea of nolo contendere is not permitted by the Criminal Code. A review of the jurisprudence, however, establishes that a very similar procedure is available...