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Why was Lawyer X Named?

I keep getting asked about lawyer X, so in a nut shell, here is a brief outline. Last week the defence barrister at the centre of the Victorian Royal Commission investigation regarding Police Informants was named. For obvious reasons, Victorian Police sought the identity of Lawyer X to be suppressed. But why was she named? …

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Welcome New Team Member – Sharna Arnold

Welcome To Our Latest Member – Sharna Arnold Sharna Arnold is an experienced paralegal working in our franchising team with Wes Day. Sharna brings valuable experience to the team having worked  in-house with some of the largest franchise brands in Australia. In addition to Sharna’s extensive franchising experience, Sharna has a Diploma in Legal Services …

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Queensland Court System

Magistrates Court In criminal matters, matters generally will commence in the Magistrates Court. This court handles what are labelled as simple offences such as common assault, drink driving and speeding offences.  More serious offences such as murder, rape and armed robbery will still commence in the Magistrate Court and follow a process. Once the process …

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Welcome New Team Member

Welcome to Our Latest Lawyer Samuel Hwang is an experienced Criminal Defence lawyer who has successfully represented many clients in crippling situations with different backgrounds. He is well known for his ability to critically assess a case and meticulously implement the best course of action to achieve a desired outcome. This includes charges being downgraded …

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Possess Dangerous Drugs x 3, Unlawful Possession of a Restricted Drug x 18, Possess Utensils, and Fail to Take Reasonable Care in Respect of Syringe

Charge Possess Dangerous Drugs x 3, Unlawful Possession of a Restricted Drug x 18, Possess Utensils, and Fail to Take Reasonable Care in Respect of Syringe Background Police executed a search warrant on our client and partner’s residence. Police found various drugs, utensils and syringes. The controlled drug charges were controversial in that medically the …

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Charge: Possess Dangerous Drugs, Possess Utensils and Possessing Property Suspected of having been used in Commission of a Crime

Background After police raided our client’s residence, he faced three charges including possession of dangerous drugs, utensils, as well as property seized such as an iPhone and cash found.  We were instructed to plead guilty to some charges however, his iPhone and cash had no part in what police alleged. Our instructions were to retrieve …

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