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Do Not Pay Justices of The Peace

You and the Law | May 21, 2022
On this week’s edition of You and the Law, we’re looking at why you shouldn’t pay Justices of the Peace (JPs) for their services, and what you should do if a JP asks for payment in exchange for their services.
Presenter: Jermi-Lee Nelson
Producer: Jermi-Lee Nelson
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