Weapons Offence Case Studies

If you have been charged with a weapons 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 weapons cases.

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

Deferring a Sentence for a Youth Charged With Numerous Offences

This is a case study on deferring a sentence for a youth charged with numerous offences. Our client was a young man who was heading down the wrong path. He had made a new group of friends. He was gambling, using party drugs, and helping one of his friends sell ...
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Diversion for Prohibited Weapon Offences

This is a case study on a diversion for prohibited weapon offences. Our client bought a bottle of pepper spray online and took it to a pub with his friends. As a joke, he sprayed it. The pepper spray went through the air vents and affected 50 patrons. The ambulance, ...
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Community Corrections Order (CCO) for Family Violence

This is a case study on a sentence of Community Corrections Order (CCO) for family violence. Our client was charged following a family violence incident where he had discharged a toy pellet gun in the direction of his partner who was holding their infant child. The client was in a ...
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Trafficking Cannabis and Weapons Possession Charges – CCO

Our client was charged with trafficking cannabis as well as weapons possession charges after a search was executed by the police on the client's home. The client engaged our firm to act on their behalf and Sam Cooper took carriage of the matter. Sam met with the client and, as ...
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Applying for Bail for Armed Robbery

This is a case study on applying for bail for Armed Robbery. Our client has been charged with Armed Robbery and was represented by Tyson Manicolo (one of our lawyers based at our Broadmeadows office) at a bail application hearing. This application was opposed by the Office of Public Prosecutions ...
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Dismissing a Possess Drug of Dependence Charge

This is a case study on dismissing a Possess Drug of Dependence charge Our client’s partner called us in the middle of the night saying that his partner had been arrested on drug charges. Because our firm offers a 24/7 phone line, we were able to answer the phone and ...
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For a complete list of all our weapons offence case studies, click here.

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