What is section 10?
Section 10 allows a magistrate to dismiss a charge even where the offence is proven.
What is the effect of being dealt with under section 10?
The offence is not recorded as a criminal conviction on your criminal record.
What offences can be dealt with under section 10?
Less serious offences.
How does a magistate decide whether to deal with you under s 10?
Your lawyer has to convince the court that because […]