Bail granted for 300 kilogram Drug Importation

Our client is a 28 year old residing in Victoria. He was charged with one count of importing a commercial quantity of a border controlled drug precursor under section 307.11 of the Criminal Code Act 1995 (Cth). The offence carries a maximum penalty of 25 years’ imprisonment. A joint strike force was set up by ....

Assault Charge and Apprehended Domestic Violence Order Dropped

Our client is a 28-year-old permanent resident who lives in Sydney’s Northern Suburbs. He was accused of choking his long-term female partner after an argument escalated into a physical altercation. The police were called to the residence by a neighbour due as a result of the arguing and screams. Police attended the scene and took ....

Not Guilty of Indecent Assault Allegations

Our client is a 43 year old taxi driver from western Sydney. Charges of indecent assault were brought against him after a female passenger claimed that he touched her inappropriately on the arms and legs with his left hand while driving her home after a work Christmas party. Those charges carry a maximum penalty of ....

Not Guilty of Stealing a Motor Vehicle

Our client is a 35 year old man from Crows Nest in Sydney. He was charged with Take & Drive Conveyance and Carried in Conveyance Without the Owner’s consent. The police version of the events was that our client and his partner (the co-accused) stole the subject car from an underground carpark. CCTV footage showed ....

No Conviction for 800 Steroid Tablets

Our client is a 24 year old physical education student. Police say they observed him entering a ‘known drug premises’ and exiting a short time later with a package. They followed his car and pulled him over a short time later. They asked whether he had any drugs in the car, to which he replied ....

No Criminal Record for Possessing 7 ‘Ecstacy’ Tablets

Our client is a 25 year old man who works in the marketing industry. Police were conducting patrols outside a popular music festival with the assistance of their drug detection dogs, when a dog indicated the presence of drugs in our client’s possession. When asked by police as to whether he had any drugs on ....

No Criminal Record for 14 Ecstacy Tablets

Our client is a foreign national on a working holiday visa. A few months into her stay in Australia, she decided to attend a music festival with a group of friends. On the day of the festival, she was pressured to carry 14 MDMA (‘ecstacy’) tablets into the festival grounds. The male members of the ....

No Conviction for 8 Counts of Embezzlement

Our client was working for a large retailer and was alleged by the company to have misappropriated nearly $20,000 worth of cash and stock. Even though our client denied almost all of the claims, our client was pressured into making admissions of significant wrongdoing, after having been threatened with severe criminal charges and lengthy gaol ....