Our Result - Aggravated Assault - 1300305

Reference: 1300305

Charge

Aggravated Assault

Maximum Penalty

The maximum penalty that could have been imposed: 4 years imprisonment

Penalty Received

The result we achieved: Fine of $1,000

Circumstances

The facts of the case: Drinking at the casino with friends. Ran into an old acquaintance, with whom he’d had previous conflict. Conversation became confrontational. Defendant struck the victim while holding a glass in his hand. The glass did not break.

Suburb where the offence occurred: Adelaide