Doogue + George

Breaching Offence Case Studies

If you have been charged with a breaching offence and you are after information about real cases and results, then you have come to the right place.

Doogue + George has defended a number of breaching cases.

Read some of the case studies listed below to learn about some of our successful results.

Dismissing Contravene CCO Charges

This is a case study on dismissing Contravene CCO charges. Our client faced Contravene Community Correction Order (CCO) proceedings in the County Court. He had been found guilty of three Armed Robberies as a young man. He had served a period of imprisonment and was then released on two 2-year ...
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Diversion for Contravene Family Violence IVO

This is a case study on a sentence of diversion for Contravene Family Violence IVO. Our client was charged with instances of breaching an intervention order (IVO). The protected person was her ex-boyfriend. The circumstances were that on the same day that the IVO was served on her, she attended ...
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Adjourned Undertaking for Contravene Family Violence Intervention Order

This is a case study on a sentence of adjourned undertaking for Contravene Family Violence Intervention Order. Our client was charged with drink driving and Contravene Family Violence Intervention Order (2 offences on separate dates). The blood alcohol concentration was 4 times the legal limit and the breach of the ...
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Breach ICO, Drug Offences Appeal to the County Court

Breach ICO, Drug Offences Appeal to the County Court

Shaun Pascoe, who is based in Doogue + George – Heidelberg office, appeared for the client’s appeal in the Melbourne County Court, concerning a sentence imposed by the Broadmeadows Magistrates Court. The client had received a total effective sentence of 10 months imprisonment. This period included 165 days for the ...
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Breach of Suspended Sentence, Appeal to the County Court

Breach of Suspended Sentence, Appeal to the County Court

Shaun Pascoe, who is an accredited criminal law specialist and runs our Doogue + George – Heidelberg office, was briefed to appear in an appeal in the Melbourne County Court. The appeal concerned a Magistrate’s decision to restore a suspended sentence. The law provides that exceptional circumstances must be established ...
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Sentence Appeal – Breach Family Violence Intervention Order

This is a case study on a sentence appeal for Breach Family Violence Intervention Order. Our client was charged in relation to a serious breach of a family violence intervention order. He was represented by a duty lawyer at the Magistrates’ Court hearing and was placed on a Community Correction ...
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We have represented a number of clients charged with breaching offences.
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