Rule against duplicity

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Decision Regarding Leave to Amend Indictment - 12.02.2004 BIZIMUNGU et al. (Government II)

23.     The rule against duplicity generally forbids the charging of two separate offences in a single count, although a single count may charge different means of committing the same offence.[1]  […]

[1] See, e.g., 4 LaFave, Israel & King, Criminal Procedure § 19.3(c) (2d ed. 1999).

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