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In the matter of the Bail Act 1977 (Vic) & in the matter of an application for Bail by LW [2022] VSC 567

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

In the matter of the Bail Act 1977 (Vic) & in the matter of an application for Bail by LW

Judgment Date: 
21 September 2022
Catchwords: 

CRIMINAL LAW - Application for bail - Applicable test - Whether applicant prima facie entitled to bail - Whether 'exceptional circumstances' test applies - Item 1(d) of Schedule 2 - Meaning of 'during the period of a community correction order made in respect of the accused for another indictable offence or while otherwise serving a sentence for another indictable offence' - Meaning of 'sentence' and 'serving a sentence' - Applicant on Youth Supervision Order at time of alleged further offending - Re KP [2018] VSC 436 - Re Matemberere (2018) 57 VR 647 - Bail Act 1977 (Vic) ss 1A, 1B, 3, 3AAA, 3B, 4, 4AA and sch 2 item 1(d) - Children, Youth and Families Act 2005 (Vic) ss 3, 346(6), 360(1), 361, 362, 387 - Criminal Procedure Act 2009 (Vic) s 3.

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