April 9, 2015

Common Assault: Section 10 Crimes (Sentencing Procedure) Act. Good Behaviour Bond: DPP v JF

Common Assault – Section 10 Crimes (Sentencing Procedure) Act Good Behaviour Bond

Facts:

JF was charged with one count of common assault while involved in a disagreement while attempting to care for his elderly mother.

Outcome: 

O’Brien Solicitors succeeded in helping the client avoid a recorded conviction. Instead, an order was made under section 10 (1) (b), which provided for immediate discharge subject to a good behaviour bond of 12 months duration.

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