WATCH: True and False Accusations
Calgary Criminal Defence and Family Lawyer Charles Fair discusses Calgary family lawyer Charles Fair discusses being accused of an offense, what that means, how it is dealt with, and how it can affect your life whether you are going through a divorce or not. Presented by the Canadian Centre for Men and Families.
WATCH: The psychological and legal side of your role in court.
Provisional psychologist and CCMF Alberta counsellor Tanis Moore will be speaking about managing emotions and behaviour during legal proceedings, while Calgary lawyer Charles Fair will speak about the legal side of your roles and expectations.
It is extremely frightening to receive the news that your child is in trouble with the law. However, an arrest does not equate to being guilty of the crime. If possible, try not to panic and focus on taking the steps below to help your child deal with the charges from an emotional and legal perspective.