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CCOs and Federal offences

A Supreme Court of Appeal decision handed down on 5 June 2015 held that a CCO cannot be combined with imprisonment for a single federal offence.

A Supreme Court of Appeal decision handed down on 5 June 2015 held that a CCO cannot be combined with imprisonment for a single federal offence. The court also found that the guideline judgement Boulton v The Queen [2014] VSCA 342 (Boulton) does not apply to sentencing of federal offenders.

See Atanackovic v The Queen [2015] VSCA 136 (5 June 2015).

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