All about Australian Law System and the Australian Jury
COMMERCE LAW ASSSEMENT TASK
A criminal case deals with when an offender is accused of behaviour that is considered socially unacceptable or harmful. The types of things the criminal law deals with are murder, assault and theft.
A civil case is a dispute involving two or more parties. It can involve owed debt, suing for compensation or a contract dispute.
There are many differences between a criminal and civil case. In a civil case, the jury must decide which party is right and wrong, while in a criminal case the jury decides whether the accused is guilty of a crime.…