Sexual offence by provider of special programs on a cognitively impaired person

By Doogue + George Criminal Defence Lawyers

This charge has a maximum penalty of 10 years and will be heard in the County Court.

In proving the charge the Prosecution will have to show

1.  that an indecent act was committed

2.   on a person with a cognitive impairment

3.   that the accused was the provider of a special program (as defined in Act).

To read further information about this charge click on the following link Sexual offences - persons with a cognitive impairment by providers of special programs


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