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Early Guilty Plea Reforms

Sophie Coulson


The Attorney-General announced last month that the ‘Early Appropriate Guilty Plea’ (“EAGP”) Reforms proposed by the Law Reform Commission (“LRC”) will be implemented in early 2018. 2,856 more words

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NSW Government announces criminal law reforms

The NSW AG today announced a number of wide-ranging reforms to the criminal justice system. While the legislation has not yet been released, it is clear that these reforms will have a major impact on the practice of criminal law in NSW. 897 more words

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Guilty pleas in marijuana oil extraction apartment explosion

A man who caused an explosion in a Vernon apartment has admitted to two of five offenses he is charged with.

The blast in August 2015 seriously injured two men, including James Karl Iverson, who has pleaded guilty to criminal negligence causing bodily harm and arson by negligence. 152 more words


Vulcan RCMP close 5 oilfield theft investigations with one arrest

A 53-year-old Vulcan man will spend six months in jail after pleading guilty to his involvement in several thefts from oilfield sites in the area. 138 more words


China's Legal System To Introduce Concept Of Plea Deals

(This article is courtesy of the Shanghai Daily News Paper)

Pilot study will reduce charges for defendants who enter guilty pleas

Source: Xinhua | August 30, 2016, Tuesday | PRINT EDITION… 479 more words