ROBBERY

Robbery

If you’ve been charged with robbery you need to know your rights. Simmonds+Partners Defence team of criminal lawyers have extensive experience defending these types of charges and can give you the best defence.

Robbery Defined

Every one commits robbery who:

Steals, and for the purpose of extorting whatever is stolen or to prevent or overcome resistance to the stealing, uses violence or threats of violence to a person or property;

Steals from any person and, at the time he steals or immediately before or immediately thereafter, wounds, beats, strikes or uses any personal violence to that person;
Assaults any person with intent to steal from him; or
Steals from any person while armed with an offensive weapon or imitation thereof.

Criminal Defense for Robbery Charges in Newfoundland and Labrador

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Canadian Criminal Code – Robbery

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