Category: Criminal Law

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POSTED: 12 Feb 2020
A man who claimed to have been falsely imprisoned, assaulted and battered by police whilst trying to cross a closed off ...
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POSTED: 20 Jan 2020
As of June 2019, the Supreme Court has amended the procedures in relation to Applications for Release.
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POSTED: 12 Dec 2019
In New South Wales, the Bail Act 2013, defines bail as, the authority to be at liberty for an offence, pending a trial o...
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POSTED: 21 May 2019
As of 20 May 2019, new laws will be in place that provide the power to police to issue a Penalty Infringement Notice to ...
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POSTED: 20 May 2019
Anyone caught #DrinkDriving over the legal limit on NSW Roads will immediately lose their licence for at least 3 months....
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POSTED: 01 May 2019
Previously, at the close of the Crown Case, the Defence had the power to request a “Prasad Direction”. This is a directi...
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POSTED: 20 Nov 2018
The law recognises the right of a person to act in self-defence from an attack or threatened attack. However, there is m...
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POSTED: 01 Jun 2018
Did you know, if you are charged with a Strictly Indictable matter on or after 30 April 2018 you are now subject to new ...
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POSTED: 23 Apr 2018
Recent changes to drug supply laws have produced a favourable outcome in some circumstances for accused persons in sente...
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POSTED: 20 Dec 2017
You may be able to have your disqualification periods removed.In October 2017 the NSW Government introduced legislation ...
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