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In the matter of the Bail Act 1977 & in the matter of an application for bail by Kelly, Joshua [2022] VSC 232

CRIMINAL LAW
Supreme Court of Victoria
Division: 
Criminal Division
Judge(s): 
Tinney J
Parties: 

In the matter of the Bail Act 1977 & in the matter of an application for bail by Kelly, Joshua

Judgment Date: 
12 May 2022
Catchwords: 

CRIMINAL LAW - Bail - Contraventions of family violence intervention order, breaches of bail, driving whilst disqualified and other offences - Applicant subject to a number of grants of bail at the time - Alleged offending flagrant and repeated - 39 year old applicant with relevant prior convictions - Poor history of compliance with bail and other orders of courts - Exceptional circumstances test - Bail not opposed by respondent - A matter for Court to determine if exceptional circumstances established - Likely sentence may be exceeded by time on remand - Substantial risk posed by applicant of reoffending - Exceptional circumstances not established - Bail Act 1977 ss 1B, 3AAA, 4, 4AA, 4A, 4D, 4E, 5AAAA.

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