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Gladue Submission Guide

Plain language guide for Aboriginal peoples, lawyers, and Native courtworkers about how to prepare an oral or written Gladue submission for a bail or sentencing hearing. The guide explains:

  • Gladue rights,
  • what happens at a hearing,
  • what’s in a Gladue submission, and
  • where to get help.

Includes a worksheet section to gather information to prepare a Gladue submission.

See also:Gladue Rights at Bail and Sentencing (infographic poster), Your Gladue Rights, and What’s First Nations Court?

Find out more about Aboriginal legal rights in BC on the Aboriginal Legal Aid in BC website.

Aboriginal people, Crimes & offences