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Community Service Order for Domestic Stabbing – Blacktown Local Court

Assault, Blacktown Local Court, Criminal Law, Domestic Violence, Legal Aid, Recent Cases, Recent News, Self-Defence

Blacktown Local Court As a member of the Legal Aid General Crime Panel, we were referred a case where a young woman was charged with reckless wounding following a domestic where she had stabbed her partner in the shoulder with a kitchen knife. She instructed us that she was acting in self-defence. We ran her […]

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Community service for large corporate fraud – Blacktown Local Court

Blacktown Local Court, Criminal Law, Fraud, Recent Cases, Recent News, Section 32 Mental Health

Blacktown Local Court – July 2015 Our client was charged with stealing from her employer after a $30,000+ loss to the company, a government-owned corporation, was detected. After a thorough internal investigation, our client was accused of stealing shopping vouchers over a long period of time. Our client admitted responsibility for the theft, and instructed […]

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