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Stealing from Your Employer: What Are the Penalties for Committing Larceny as a Clerk?

19.07.17

Stealing from Your Employer: What Are the Penalties for Committing Larceny as a Clerk? In 2014 Emma Greene a receptionist for Unanderra Physiotherapy and Pilates was charged with larceny as a clerk when she stole…

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11 Weird but True Australian Laws You Will Never Believe

11.07.17

11 Weird but True Australian Laws You Will Never Believe Ride up to your local pub on a horse and do you know the pub owner would have to stable, water and feed your horse…

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Concealing A Serious Offence: When Not reporting a Crime Could Land you in Gaol

08.07.17

Concealing A Serious Offence: When Not reporting a Crime Could Land you in Gaol You have witnessed a serious offence like a robbery or a sexual assault. Should you report it to police or can…

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New Metadata Laws Introduced Requiring Telco Companies to Collect Your Metadata

20.06.17

ISPs are Collecting Your Metadata and This is A Great Reason to Use A VPN The new metadata laws that have into force in Australia require Internet Service Providers and telecom companies to collect your…

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Carriage Service Offences – The Meaning of Menace, Harass, and Offend

02.06.17

Carriage Service Offences – The Meaning of Menace, Harass, and Offend In NSW, the maximum penalty for using a carriage service to harass, menace, or cause offence is three years of imprisonment. If the issue…

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What is the Penalty for Carrying Pepper Spray?

28.05.17

Legal Consequences of Carrying Pepper Spray in Australia Walking alone to the home on a poorly lit road can give jitters to the strongest of us. If you live in a dodgy neighbourhood, you would…

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Nimbin Man Arrested After Facebook Post

28.05.17

Nimbin Man Arrested For Facebook Post A Nimbin guy has been arrested for allegedly posting a video of his marijuana crop on Facebook. Peter Till, the man we are talking about, allegedly bragged about his…

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The Harmful Psychological Effects of Incarceration

21.05.17

The Harmful Psychological Effects of Incarceration In 2015 the number of people incarcerated in Australian gaols reached a record high of 35,467. That is almost 200 prisoners per 100,000 adults. In NSW alone capacity is…

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What does Jury Duty Pay?

10.05.17

What Does Jury Duty Pay? Australian citizens over 18 years of age have to undertake jury duty when requested to do so. Jury duty gives ordinary citizens an opportunity to see how the legal establishment…

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Guilty or Not Guilty? What would Cassandra Sainsbury expect if she had got caught in Australia?

04.05.17

Guilty or Not Guilty? What would Cassandra Sainsbury expect if she had got caught in Australia? Adelaide’s Cassandra Sainsbury was arrested for possessing about 6 kg of cocaine at a Columbian airport. While there are…

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