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Glossary


Not Guilty

“Not Guilty” is a plea made by an accused person to argue that they did not commit the crime. This plea places the burden on Crown to prove the accused's guilt beyond a reasonable doubt. Also the finding of a judge or jury following a trial in which Crown was unable to prove the accused's guilt beyond a reasonable doubt.

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