Under the Spanish judicial
system, if a person is charged with any offence, he/she has
to stand trial. This means he/she hast to appear in court
before a judge, in some specific cases before a jury. If the
accused is found guilty, the judge will pass sentence.
Depending on the seriousness of the offence, punishments
range from life imprisonment, imposition of a fine,
deprivation of certain rights, and a range of other measures
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