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Is Your Child being Bullied Online?

The death of Charlotte Dawson earlier this year placed the spotlight back on cyberbullying and the devastating effects that this behaviour can have on a person’s life. If your child has experienced any of the following, please seek legal advice: abusive emails and/or texts online that are...

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Bikie Prison Segregation to End

Following an apology to the people of Queensland, Premier Campbell Newman announced changes to several controversial policy decisions. On Monday, Premier Newman made the announcement that the uniform and segregation arrangements for criminal gang members will cease. Previously arrangements were in place that allowed for criminal gang...

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Brothers Jailed For Dealing Heroin

Brothers William Garnett Phillips and Leigh Garnett Phillips have been jailed after a Supreme Court Trial in Brisbane relating to an array of offences relating to a drug business. Mr William Phillips was represented by barrister Alastair McDougall. Mr Leigh Phillips was represented by barrister Angus...

Bikie Numbers Fall

More than six months since the Vicious Lawless Association Disestablishment Act was passed on 16 October 2013, police report gang numbers falling by 25%. Approximately 30 members from Hells Angels, Red Devils, and Bandidos have handed their colour in at the Bosscher Lawyers Brisbane office. Mr...

This Party is “Out-of-control”

It’s the end of the financial year. And we all know that such an occasion demands one thing, a massive party. Well, perhaps not. But whether dancing away your sorrows, or grooving to a good year, revellers and organisers should be aware of some of the laws...

No Conviction Recorded

In most circumstances where a conviction is not recorded, the decision would not normally be available publicly online. Almost all convictions that are not recorded are convictions that take place in the Magistrates Court. The Magistrates Court does not publish its decisions, but decisions are...