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Australia
Holding Redlich
The NACC aims to be an independent body to investigate "serious" or "systemic" corrupt conduct by Commonwealth officials.
Holman Webb
The recent passage of assisted dying legislation in NSW will hopefully avoid this type of tragic situation in future.
Carroll & O'Dea
The plaintiff claimed damages for sexual abuse, allegedly while he was a student at St Joseph's School in Lismore.
Sydney Criminal Lawyers
This bill provides patients who use medical cannabis with a defence for driving with traces of THC in their system.
Criminal Defence Lawyers Australia
Substantial impairment of the mind is a partial defence to murder, resulting in murder being downgraded to manslaughter.
Doogue + George Defence Lawyers
The Drug and Alcohol Treatment Court (DATC) is a new division that has been established in the County Court of Victoria.
Pentana Stanton Lawyers
Explores illegal phoenix activity what is it? How can you avoid it. How you can legally resurrect an insolvent company?
Criminal Defence Lawyers Australia
Intoxication can be taken into account in making determinations as to murder, even if self-induced.
Azerbaijan
GRATA International
A new draft law on making amendments to the Criminal Code and Code of Administrative Offences was discussed at the first meeting of the Committee on Legal Policy and State Building of the Parliament of the Republic of Azerbaijan, which was held on September 22, 2022.
Brazil
Rahman Ravelli Solicitors
Brazilian police raided six crypto exchanges as part of a major operation to combat criminal organisations' use of cryptoassets.
France
Soulier Avocats
In a decision handed down on June 22, 2022, the Cour de Cassation (French Supreme Court) overturned a judgment of the Rouen Investigation Chamber and held that an investigating judge...
India
Obhan & Associates
The Ministry of Information & Broadcasting ("MIB") reportedly directed the online video-sharing platform, YouTube to remove 45 videos from 10 channels hosted on its website on September 23, 2022...
Malaysia
Zul Rafique & Partners
The Appellant in this case is the former Prime Minister of Malaysia, Dato' Sri Mohd Najib bin Haji Abdul Razak. He was charged in the Kuala Lumpur Sessions Court for criminal breach of trust, abuse of power and money laundering ...
Kevin Wu & Associates
Section 15(1) of the Criminal Procedure Code ("CPC") states three manners of arrest...
South Africa
Barnard Inc.
The Property Practitioners' Regulatory Authority, previously known as the Estate Agency Affairs Board, recently launched a probe into its own governance affairs, with distressing...
Switzerland
Monfrini Bitton Klein
The main decision of interest to mention from a case law perspective is a Federal Court ruling 6B_379/2020 of 1 June 2021 (in German) that addresses the issue of forfeiture in Switzerland of thew fees of...
Monfrini Bitton Klein
La présente Newsletter de Monfrini Bitton Klein vise à offrir, de manière hebdomadaire, un tour d'horizon de la jurisprudence rendue par le Tribunal fédéral dans les principaux domaines d'activité de l'Etude, soit le droit pénal économique ...
Turkey
CETINKAYA
Türk Dil Kurumu, yolsuzluk kavramını "Bir görevi, bir yetkiyi kötüye kullanma, yolsuz olma durumu, parasızlık" şeklinde tanımlamıştır.
UK
Norton Rose Fulbright
In SR Projects Ltd v Rampersad Re Hindu Credit Union Co-Operative Society (Trinidad and Tobago) [2022] UKPC 24, a majority of the Privy Council overturned the decision of the Court of Appeal of Trinidad...
Al Rowaad Advocates & Legal Consultancy
Under the UAE Penal Code, called the Federal Decree-Law No. 31 of 2021 On the Issuance of Crimes and Penalties Law, crimes are divided into three types. These are misdemeanours, felonies, and infractions.
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