Perverting the Course of Justice
This charge generally falls under the broader category of perjury and false statement, and refers to obstructing, preventing, perverting or defeating the course of justice or administration of the law.
There are several defences available to you if you’ve been charged with perverting the course of justice. It covers a range of offences, and in many cases an experienced Criminal Lawyer will be able to successfully negotiate a plea to a less serious offence with lesser penalties. It’s vital that you seek counsel from a legal professional as soon as possible, for expert advice on your prospects of a successful defence and recommendations for moving forward in court.
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