Dassises sentence example
- Its function is to examine criminal cases and to decide whether they shall be referred for trial to the lower courts or the cours dassises.
- The cours dassises are not separate and permanent tribunals.
- The cour dassises occupies itself entirely with offences of the most serious type, classified under the penal code as crimes, in accordance with the severity of the penalties attached.
- Any decision, even one of a cour dassises, may be brought before it in the last resort, and may be cassannulled.