Murder or Manslaughter Case Studies

If you have been charged with a murder or manslaughter charge 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 murder and manslaughter cases.

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

Attempted Murder, Intentionally Causing Serious Injury

This is a case study on charges of Attempted Murder and Intentionally Causing Serious Injury resulting in the wqithdrawal of all charges. What is alleged to have occured? The client was alleged to have taken a person to their farm and then shoot them in the head. The Police were ...
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Attempted Murder – Charges Withdrawn

During a burglary the owner of the premises came home and was stabbed a number of times. What is alleged to have occured? The co-accused was identified and subsequently a link was made to the client on the basis of phone records. What happened at court? Bill Doogue represented our ...
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Attempted Murder – Acquitted on All Charges

This is a case study on charges of Attempted Murder and Intentionally Cause Serious Injury resulting in an acquittal. What is alleged to have occured? The client was alleged to have cut open the victim’s stomach during a party at a flat. This was witnessed by many but only his ...
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Arson Causing Death – Acquitted

This is a case study on arson causing death resulting in the accused being acquitted. What is alleged to have occured? The client’s daughter had set fire to the former family home, become trapped inside the burning premises and had died. The prosecution alleged that the accused had been involved ...
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Culpable Driving Plea, County Court

The client was charged with culpable driving causing the death of his best friend, whom he had known since primary school. The two had been drinking at a 21st birthday party when the client became upset at a comment made to him by another party-goer. What is alleged to have ...
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