June 28, 1944 (19th Parliament, 5th Session)

PC

John George Diefenbaker

Progressive Conservative

Mr. DIEFENBAKER:

Yes. But arrangements could be made for appeal directly after the sentence, and in any event, so far as the matter of appeal is concerned, it could all be done through the medium of correspondence as grounds of appeal have to do with legal arguments respecting the charge in general and very seldom with regard to the quantum of evidence.

Topic:   CRIMINAL CODE
Subtopic:   AMENDMENTS-THEFT FROM POST OFFICE-FRAUD IN SALES OF MILITARY STORES-APPEALS FROM SUMMARY CONVICTIONS IN QUEBEC
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