Tag: criminal

Jul

23

Threatened or Actual Physical Violence

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Where there is threatened or actual physical violence that person can apply to their local Magistrates Court to take out a Peace and Good Behaviour order pursuant the Peace and Good Behaviour Act. Your local Magistrates Court and Legal Aid Office can provide you with comprehensive guides in relation to the procedure required together with relevant forms. […]

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Jul

23

Magistrates Court

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The Magistrates Court is the busiest court in Queensland. It is the first stop for all criminal matters and many civil matters. There are 82 courthouses in Queensland. A stipendiary magistrate presides over the magistrates court, makes all decisions and delivers judgments. The magistrate wears robes but no wig and is referred to as “Your […]

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