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Understanding Appeals

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Downloadable PDF Version – Understanding Appeals (PDF 0.4MB) What is an appeal? Who can appeal? Why might an appeal be pursued? How does the DPP decide whether or not to appeal? What is the general process of an appeal? What if the single justice refuses leave to appeal? What might be the outcome of an appeal […]

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Understanding Bail

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Downloadable PDF Version – Bail Fact Sheet (PDF 0.4MB) What is bail? Who can apply for bail? Are there different types of bail? What is a bail agreement? What happens if bail is refused? When can an accused person apply for bail? How many times can a person apply for bail? I have heard the term […]

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The Court Process

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The Court Process

Downloadable PDF Version – Crime to Trial Process (PDF 0.2MB) Alleged crime Committal proceedings (Magistrates courts) Higher court proceedings (District & Supreme courts) Trial (District & Supreme courts) Sentence (District & Supreme courts) Appeals (Court Of Criminal Appeal (Cca) / High Court Of Australia Criminal justice process flow chart   *(Please be advised that this is […]

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