What is Assault with a Weapon or Causing Bodily Harm?

he Criminal Code of Canada indicates that:
267. Every one who, in committing an assault,
(a) carries, uses or threatens to use a weapon or an imitation thereof, or
(b) causes bodily harm to the complainant,

What is the Punishment for Assault with a Weapon or Causing Bodily Harm?

The maximum penalty for both offences under section 267 is ten years in a penitentiary if the Crown elects to proceed by indictment. If the crown proceeds by way of summary conviction, the maximum penalty is exceeding eighteen months in jail.

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