Information Definition and Legal Meaning

On this page, you'll find the legal definition and meaning of Information, written in plain English, along with examples of how it is used.

What is Information?

It is a formal charge, complain or accusation made in writing by a public prosecutor or an attorney against a person for the crime commited by him/her. It is done so without the Jury indictment. The plaintiff have to have sufficient evidence to prove the defendant guilty or else the judge may dismiss the complain without a trial.