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The Queen v Gorgulu, Umit [2022] VSC 391

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

The Queen v Gorgulu, Umit

Judgment Date: 
7 August 2022
Catchwords: 

CRIMINAL LAW - Sentencing - Intentionally cause serious injury - Accused acquitted of attempted murder - Victim and accused were friends - Victim set alight by accused - Offending spontaneous and unplanned - Limited but relevant criminal history - Prospects of rehabilitation - Delay - Accused immediately contrite and apologetic - R v Kilic (2016) 259 CLR 256 - Sentenced to ten years' imprisonment with a non-parole period of seven years' imprisonment.

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