Schoolies week legal issues can impact your future.

Dancing, drinking

It is that time of year again when school leavers get the chance to celebrate their graduation at the annual ‘Schoolies’ festival. Although we are hopeful that it is a week of fun, laughter and cel … [Read more...]

Life imprisonment for so called “Coward Punches”

Qld criminal Laws

The Government today outlined its new coward punch laws and other increased penalties under its draft ‘Safe Night Out Strategy.  In what seems to be a theme of the current government's legislative plat … [Read more...]

BANNING ORDERS – WHAT ARE THEY AND CAN I DEFEND THEM?

BANNING ORDER

A banning order is a order that prohibits an offender, until a stated date, from doing or attempting to do any of the following: Entering or remaining in a stated licensed premises ; or a stated … [Read more...]