Doogue + George Criminal Law Articles

Man Making a Threat to Kill Via Email
Making a Threat to Kill It can come as a shock to learn that words you communicate in person, via Read more
Different Ways Your Case Can Finalise in the Magistrates' Court If you have been charged by the police, you might Read more
Equipment for Webex Hearing
How to Prepare and Appear for a Webex Hearing at the Magistrates’ Court Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, the Magistrates’ Read more
Magistrates' Court
How to Make a Spent Conviction Application In March 2021, the Victorian Parliament passed the Spent Conviction Act 2021 (Vic). Read more
TGD Flag Featured
Gender in the Justice System Dear reader, I would like to invite you to participate in a thought experiment. It Read more
Sentencing Book
Standard Sentences: What They Mean and How They are Applied The Standard Sentence Scheme was introduced in Victoria by the Read more
Victoria Police
Defund the Police In 2017-18, in a knee-jerk reaction to an exceptional event, the Victorian Government overhauled the Bail Act. Read more
Spent Conviction
Spent Convictions - Finally Here The Victorian parliament recently passed the Spent Convictions Bill 2021 (Vic) (‘the Spent Convictions Bill’). Read more
Parole - How Does It Work? Parole is a word that conjures up visions of freedom, hope for others and Read more
Police Investigation
Importance of Not Thinking That a Police Investigation is a Search for the Truth The conduct of Victoria Police is Read more