Magistrate Court Articles
A SRI Lankan national allegedly involved in a drag race that caused the death of a driver in Dandenong faced an out-of-sessions hearing last night charged with culpable driving. Shyam Jayasinghe, 27, from Hawthorn, was refused bail.
A CANCER-stricken man, 82, charged with the attempted murder of his elderly wife last Friday, was remanded during a brief court appearance yesterday.
THREE years after the collapse of ABC Learning, founder Eddy Groves and fellow executive Martin Kemp will appear in court today facing the first criminal charges stemming from the failure of the $3.5 billion childcare giant.
A LONG-SERVING magistrate accused of threatening to throw dog excrement at his neighbour failed to appear in court yesterday because of a health problem.
THE Catholic archbishop Denis Hart told a woman abused by a priest to âgo to hell, bitchâ in conduct which a magistrate labelled appalling.