The offence of arson means destroying or damaging a piece of property that can include setting fire to a building, erection or similar type structure, and is treated as a serious offence in Australia. Any person found guilty of arson can potentially face a significant amount of time in prison.

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The Law for Arson Causing Death

Date: 30 Oct 2018, Filed under: Arson, Criminal Law

The police makes a charge of Arson Causing Death when a person commits arson that results in the death of another person.

Criminal law: ‘mens rea’ and the guilty mind

Date: 27 Oct 2017, Filed under: Court Appearances, Anti-Social Laws, Indecent and Sexual Assault, Murder, Sexual Offences, Drug Offences, Weapons, Assault & Battery, Robbery & Theft, Arson

It’s probably not too controversial of a statement to make; that the law is filled with many confusing terms and that’s not even including Latin – which...

Sydney Criminal Lawyers

Date: 17 Jun 2014, Filed under: Bail Applications, Court Appearances, Resisting Arrest, Anti-Social Laws, Indecent and Sexual Assault, Murder, Sexual Offences, Drug Offences, Human Trafficking, Weapons, Assault & Battery, Robbery & Theft, Arson, Apprehended Violence Orders, Drink Driving, Speeding, Licence Appeals, Drug Driving, Traffic Matters, Victim Support, Witnesses and Victims, Drink Driving, Drug Driving, Speeding, Criminal Law Matters, Fraud, Traffic Matters, Forgery, Terrorist Activities, Criminal Law

Sydney Criminal Lawyers is one of the leading criminal law firms and practise criminal and driving cases exclusively. Specialising in criminal law means...


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