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Manslaughter Trial of Samuel Collins

In the Supreme Court of Queensland in Brisbane, 19 year old Samuel Collins is pleading not guilty to the charge of manslaughter, arising out of the death of David Eldridge. It is alleged that Samuel Collins was moving his sister's car into gear as she sat...

Not Guilty to Manslaughter Charges

A young man, charged with offences relating to the death of a 21 year old allegedly as a result of dangerous driving is pleading not guilty. In the Brisbane Magistrates Court, Samuel Collins is charged with manslaughter or, in the alternative, dangerous driving causing death arising...

Perils of Text Messaging

A 20-year-old Toowoomba man is about to spend three weeks in custody due to a spate of text messages, breaching a court order. The Toowoomba Magistrates Court heard that between January 5 and April 16, Anthony Zorzi sent between 10 and 20 threatening and abusive text...

Court Delays Not Just in Morcombe

Media attention over the last few days relating to the anticipated delays in the trial of the man who allegedly abducted and murdered, Daniel Morcombe are by no means isolated to this case, according to Bosscher Lawyers's, Michael Bosscher. "We are well aware of the delays...

No Jail for Throwing Chairs at Police

In a remarkable outcome, a man has avoided a custodial sentence for throwing chairs and a table at a police woman and consequently injuring her. The defendant pleaded guilty to serious assault of police, obstructing police and drug related offences arising out of a domestic dispute...

Drug Charges for a Person Unaware

A 38 year old woman was sentenced last week by the Supreme Court for permitting the use of a place for the production of drugs, even though she claimed that she was unaware that the cannabis crop was growing in her backyard. The woman was living...