Prince Edward Island – Criminal Appeal Rules of Court (SI/2011-109)

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FORM 82IAFFIDAVIT ON MOTION FOR THE ASSIGNMENT OF COUNSEL

CANADA

PROVINCE OF PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND

IN THE PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND COURT OF APPEAL No. S1-CA-

BETWEEN:

(Name of appellant)

APPELLANT

AND

(Name of respondent)

RESPONDENT

AFFIDAVIT ON MOTION FOR THE ASSIGNMENT OF COUNSEL

I, (full name) , presently residing at , in the (city/town/village) of , in the Province of , MAKE OATH AND SAY AS FOLLOWS:

  • 1. 
    I am the appellant/respondent and personally know about the matters referred to in this Affidavit, except where they are based on information and belief, in which case I believe them to be true.
  • 2. 
    I cannot afford a lawyer because of my financial circumstances.
    • (a) 
      my income last year was $
    • (b) 
      my present monthly expenses are $
    • (c) 
      my debts total $
    • (d) 
      all the things that I own have a value of $
  • 3. 
    I am not able to present or respond to the appeal myself for the following reasons:

  • 4. 
    I applied for legal aid but was refused on: (day) (month) (year).
  • 5. 
    I hereby authorize legal aid to release to the Registrar a copy of any information or material I have provided to them in relation to my application for legal aid.
  • 7. 
    The following are the main points to be argued in this appeal:

  • 8. 
    My case is complex and I will need a lawyer to organize and present this appeal for the following reasons:

  • 9. 
    In my opinion I have a good chance of succeeding on this appeal for the following reasons:

Sworn (or affirmed) before me at

, Province of

on (date)

(Signature of deponent)
Commissioner for Taking Affidavits
(or as may be)