In the matter of the Bail Act 1977 (Vic) and In the matter of an Application for Bail by Matemberere, Allen [2018] VSC 762

CRIMINAL LAW
Judgment type: 
Supreme Court of Victoria
Division: 
Criminal Division
Judge(s): 
Weinberg JA
Parties: 

In the matter of the Bail Act 1977 (Vic) and In the matter of an Application for Bail by Matemberere, Allen

Judgment Date: 
7 December 2018
Catchwords: 

CRIMINAL LAW - Application for bail - Applicant charged with series of offences related to armed robbery - Shortly before offending applicant received 12 month adjourned undertaking without conviction for unrelated offending pursuant to s 75 of the Sentencing Act 1991 - Whether subsequent offending occurred while applicant 'serving a sentence' for the purpose of s 4AA(2)(c)(v) of the Bail Act 1977 - Whether exceptional circumstances test applies - Bail refused.

Citation: 
[2018] VSC 762