Criminal Law Issues

This chronology aims to document the important milestones in Commonwealth criminal law.Constitutionally the Commonwealth Parliament has no general power to legislate in relation to crime. Another proven and tested trigger to the non-stop production of criminals is the abuse of alcohol and drugs. Drinking moderately and taking in prescribed drugs do not really give to the bigger problem. But when people start to take advantage of what seems to become easily accessible, that’s when abuse begins to build-up. Excessive intake of the said substances instantly gives people high and carefree feeling. Ironically, it triggers one to become too impulsive and irate. These become violence, theft, rape, fraud, drunk driving and others when translated into actions. One should not give these substances a chance to manipulate his or her life to the point of violating criminal law. Writ of garnishment – An order of the court whereby property, money, or credits … Read the rest