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An australian federal police officer is found guilty of assaulting a man during a night out on a trip to canberra for a training course, but cleared of covering up the a trial in wa's district court is aborted in extraordinary circumstances, with a jury that was sworn in for an 10-week trial discharged after the case ended up. Same sex marriage & wills in nsw the effect marriage will have on your will in early december 2017, the australian parliament passed legislation which amends the marriage act 1961 (cth) allowing same sex couples to legally marry under australian law prior to this act of parliament, people who were in same- sex.
Case studies highlighting contemporary rule of law issues designed for use in high school legal studies classes the institute also gives presentations. Case studies from arts law's practice provide an insight in the nature of our work and illustrate some of the legal issues we deal with search case. Australasian legal information institute (austlii), a joint facility of uts and unsw faculties of law. This guide describes how to start your search for information about court cases it explains how to find law reports, court records (including judgments and transcripts), police records, newspaper reports and other commentaries it focuses on victorian and commonwealth cases.
This site has over 400 hundred criminal law case studies all cases were handled by our expert criminal lawyers and range from contested matters, appeals, bail applications, and pleas of guilty for both indictable and summary offences they were heard in different county courts, magistrates' courts, and children's courts.
The cartel was international and the key meetings were held oversees, but the successful court action was based on the cartel giving effect to their agreement in the australian market, following global enforcement action taken by competition authorities in the usa, uk, europe and japan in 2010 the federal court of. To investigate these issues, this article considers theoretical perspectives regarding how organisations respond to change, with a particular focus on reflexive law it then compares this literature with the results of comparative organisational case studies undertaken with six australian universities in. The case studies also demonstrate the enormous intelligence value of the financial transaction and suspicious matter reports austrac receives from industry as they play an a law enforcement investigation identified a professional money laundering syndicate operating between australia, new zealand and china.