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Court - The Law Handbook, Chapter 14

Court - The Law Handbook, Chapter 14

The Law Handbook is a practical guide to understanding the law in NSW and the new 13th edition is just out. It is available online, free and in full text from the Find Legal Answers website. Print copies are available for loan - ask at your local NSW public library.

Chapter 14 of the Handbook is on Court and covers:

  • offences heard in the Local Court
  • appearing in court
  • sentencing
  • penalties
  • penalty units
  • costs
  • appeals
  • offences tried by judge and jury
  • representing yourself in court.