'What's next?' - A Guide to the Post-Charge Legal Process
So you were arrested for protesting and the authorities have decided to charge you with an offence: what happens next?
Being prosecuted can be a confusing and intimidating experience. This guide sets out what you can expect at each stage in this process and how you can put yourself in the strongest possible position as a (potential) defendant.
We will cover:
- Legal Representation and Self Representation
- The Prosecution Process
- Possible Outcomes
- Potential Sentences