VLA funding and the two-tier trial system

Recent changes to Victoria Legal Aid funding mean that fees will only be paid for two half days of instructing…

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Police interviews for sexual assault allegations.

Written by Bill Doogue. Partner, Doogue + George Defence Lawyers I am frequently contacted by people about to be interviewed…

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What is the point of the Sex Offender Registry?

Written by Bill Doogue. Partner, Doogue + George Defence Lawyers Last week I attended a plea for a client who…

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10 things to know about: Adjournments of court cases

Written by Bill Doogue. Partner, Doogue + George Defence Lawyers Courts want their business to go ahead so have a…

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Crimes you can’t say with a straight face – Emu Bobbing and Cuckoo Smurfing

Written by Bill Doogue. Partner, Doogue + George Defence Lawyers While money laundering is not the sexiest or most interesting…

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