The following table details all Judgments handed down from the Supreme and District Courts over the past 2 months.
See ERD Judgments for judgments handed down by the Environment, Resources and Development Court.

Attachments Title Court Date Digest Heading
JV v THE CHIEF EXECUTIVE OF THE DEPARTMENT FOR CHILD PROTECTION & ORS [2020] SASC 38 Supreme Court 20/02/2020

​MAGISTRATES - APPEAL AND REVIEW - SOUTH AUSTRALIA - APPEAL TO SUPREME COURT
FAMILY LAW AND CHILD WELFARE - CHILD WELFARE UNDER STATE OR TERRITORY JURISDICTION AND LEGISLATION - CHILDREN IN NEED OF PROTECTION - GUARDIANSHIP OF CHILDREN - GENERALLY
APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - APPEAL - PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE - SOUTH AUSTRALIA - POWERS OF COURT - FURTHER EVIDENCE

FRKIC v RETURN TO WORK CORPORATION OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA [2020] SASC 42 Supreme Court 27/03/2020

​WORKERS' COMPENSATION - PROCEEDINGS TO OBTAIN COMPENSATION - DETERMINATION OF CLAIMS - APPEALS, JUDICIAL REVIEW AND STATED CASES - RIGHT OF APPEAL

MARMOTA LTD v THOMSON GEER [2020] SASC 43 Supreme Court 27/03/2020

​PROFESSIONS AND TRADES - LAWYERS - SOLICITOR AND CLIENT - RETAINER
STATUTES - ACTS OF PARLIAMENT - INTERPRETATION

PHILLIPOU v THE QUEEN [2020] SASCFC 21 Supreme Court - Court of Criminal Appeal 26/03/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - APPEAL AGAINST SENTENCE - GROUNDS FOR INTERFERENCE  - OTHER MATTERS
CRIMINAL LAW - APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - APPEAL AGAINST SENTENCE - GROUNDS FOR INTERFERENCE  - FRESH EVIDENCE AND EVENTS OCCURRING AFTER SENTENCE
CRIMINAL LAW - SENTENCE - RELEVANT FACTORS  - RESPONSE TO CHARGES - PLEA OF GUILTY
CRIMINAL LAW - SENTENCE - INTERPRETATION OF SENTENCING PROVISIONS

R v MIDDLIN-HANNAH [2020] SADC 31 District Court 26/03/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - PARTICULAR OFFENCES - DRUG OFFENCES - TRAFFICKING
CRIMINAL LAW - GENERAL MATTERS - CRIMINAL LIABILITY AND CAPACITY - MENS REA - STATUTORY OFFENCES - EFFECT OF PARTICULAR WORDS - SELL

RAINE & HORNE PTY LTD v A & R REAL ESTATE PTY LTD & ANOR [2020] SADC 33 District Court 13/03/2020

​CONTRACTS

BARLOW v LUCAS & LUCAS [2020] SADC 28 District Court 24/03/2020

​MAGISTRATES - APPEAL AND REVIEW - SOUTH AUSTRALIA

CROSSLEY v STATE OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA [2020] SADC 14 District Court 25/02/2020

​TORTS - TRESPASS - TRESPASS TO THE PERSON - ACTION FOR DAMAGES

EVIDENCE - DOCUMENTARY EVIDENCE - STATUTORY PROVISIONS RELATING TO BUSINESS RECORDS - IN GENERAL

CRIMINAL LAW - PROCEDURE - WARRANTS, ARREST, SEARCH, SEIZURE AND INCIDENTAL POWERS - ARREST AND DETENTION - EFFECTING ARREST - INFORMING PERSON ARRESTED OF FACT AND REASON

MINISTER FOR TRANSPORT, INFRASTRUCTURE & LOCAL GOVERNMENT v NEW WAVE AEROSPACE PTY LTD [2020] SASC 37 Supreme Court 17/03/2020

​APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - PROCEDURE - SOUTH AUSTRALIA - STAY OF PROCEEDINGS
EQUITY - EQUITABLE REMEDIES - INJUNCTIONS - INTERLOCUTORY INJUNCTIONS

R v CARTER [2020] SADC 27 District Court 23/03/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - EVIDENCE - JUDICIAL DISCRETION TO ADMIT OR EXCLUDE EVIDENCE - EVIDENCE UNFAIR TO ADMIT OR IMPROPERLY OBTAINED

R v RIBBON [2020] SADC 30 District Court 17/03/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - PROCEDURE - BAIL - SECOND APPLICATION

GOUNDER v POLICE [2020] SASC 39 Supreme Court 19/03/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - APPEAL AGAINST SENTENCE
CRIMINAL LAW - SENTENCE - SENTENCING ORDERS - DISCRETION TO RECORD CONVICTION

HEALY v POLICE [2020] SASC 40 Supreme Court 19/03/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - APPEAL AGAINST SENTENCE
CRIMINAL LAW - SENTENCE - PURPOSE OF SENTENCE

R v JAY & LEIBHARDT [2020] SADC 24 District Court 18/03/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - PARTICULAR OFFENCES - PROPERTY OFFENCES - ROBBERY - AGGRAVATION

SPEYER v POLICE [2020] SASC 41 Supreme Court 19/03/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - APPEAL AGAINST SENTENCE
CRIMINAL LAW - APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - APPEAL AGAINST SENTENCE - GROUNDS FOR INTERFERENCE  - SENTENCE MANIFESTLY EXCESSIVE OR INADEQUATE
CRIMINAL LAW - SENTENCE - SENTENCING ORDERS

STEPHENSON v RETURN TO WORK CORPORATION OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA [2020] SASCFC 20 Supreme Court - Full Court 16/03/2020

​APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - APPEAL - PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE - SOUTH AUSTRALIA - POWERS OF COURT - REOPENING APPEAL

R v M, A [2020] SADC 13 District Court 14/02/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - PROCEDURE - ADJOURNMENT, STAY OF PROCEEDINGS OR ORDER RESTRAINING PROCEEDINGS - STAY OF PROCEEDINGS - ABUSE OF PROCESS

R v T, RR [2020] SADC 25 District Court 20/03/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - PARTICULAR OFFENCES - OFFENCES AGAINST THE PERSON - SEXUAL OFFENCES - MAINTAINING SEXUAL RELATIONSHIP WITH CHILD AND PERSISTENT SEXUAL ABUSE OF CHILD

DRAOUI v LE; DRAOUI v THEN; DRAOUI v COCK (No 3) [2020] SADC 23 District Court 19/03/2020

​TORTS - NEGLIGENCE - ROAD ACCIDENT CASES - ACTIONS FOR NEGLIGENCE
DAMAGES - MEASURE AND REMOTENESS OF DAMAGES IN ACTIONS FOR TORT - MEASURE OF DAMAGES - PERSONAL INJURIES - METHOD OF ASSESSMENT
EVIDENCE - COURSE OF EVIDENCE AND ADDRESSES - COURSE OF EVIDENCE - REOPENING CASE AND RECALLING WITNESSES
PROCEDURE - CIVIL PROCEEDINGS IN STATE AND TERRITORY COURTS - TRIAL

DJ v THE QUEEN [2020] SASCFC 18 Supreme Court - Court of Criminal Appeal 17/03/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - PARTICULAR GROUNDS OF APPEAL - MISDIRECTION AND NON-DIRECTION
CRIMINAL LAW - PARTICULAR OFFENCES - OFFENCES AGAINST THE PERSON - SEXUAL OFFENCES - MAINTAINING SEXUAL RELATIONSHIP WITH CHILD AND PERSISTENT SEXUAL ABUSE OF CHILD
CRIMINAL LAW - EVIDENCE - COMPLAINTS

WANG v MORCOMBE [2020] SADC 22 District Court 13/03/2020

​MAGISTRATES - APPEAL AND REVIEW - SOUTH AUSTRALIA

WARNER v THE QUEEN [2020] SASCFC 19 Supreme Court - Court of Criminal Appeal 17/03/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - VERDICT UNREASONABLE OR INSUPPORTABLE HAVING REGARD TO EVIDENCE
CRIMINAL LAW - APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - PARTICULAR GROUNDS OF APPEAL - MISDIRECTION AND NON-DIRECTION

AHOURE v THE UNIVERSITY OF ADELAIDE [2020] SADC 21 District Court 12/03/2020

​PROCEDURE - COURTS AND JUDGES GENERALLY - COURTS - ADJOURNMENT
PROCEDURE - CIVIL PROCEEDINGS IN STATE AND TERRITORY COURTS - TRIAL - NO CASE TO ANSWER OR DIRECTED VERDICT FOR WANT OF EVIDENCE

COOK BUILDING & DEVELOPMENT PTY LTD v GARDMAN PTY LTD [2020] SADC 20 District Court 6/03/2020

​PROCEDURE - CIVIL PROCEEDINGS IN STATE AND TERRITORY COURTS - ENDING PROCEEDINGS EARLY - SUMMARY DISPOSAL - SUMMARY JUDGMENT FOR PLAINTIFF OR APPLICANT

GASMIER v THE QUEEN [2020] SASCFC 16 Supreme Court - Court of Criminal Appeal 5/03/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - PARTICULAR OFFENCES - DRUG OFFENCES - TRAFFICKING
CRIMINAL LAW - APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - MISCARRIAGE OF JUSTICE - PARTICULAR CIRCUMSTANCES AMOUNTING TO MISCARRIAGE

POWER v THE QUEEN [2020] SASCFC 17 Supreme Court - Court of Criminal Appeal 11/03/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - APPEAL AGAINST SENTENCE - GROUNDS FOR INTERFERENCE  - SENTENCE MANIFESTLY EXCESSIVE OR INADEQUATE
CRIMINAL LAW - SENTENCE - SENTENCING ORDERS - NON-PAROLE PERIOD OR MINIMUM TERM  - SOUTH AUSTRALIA

D-P v MINISTER FOR CHILD PROTECTION (No 2) [2020] SASC 34 Supreme Court 5/03/2020

​PROCEDURE - SUPREME COURT PROCEDURE - SOUTH AUSTRALIA - PROCEDURE UNDER RULES OF COURT - PARTIES - JOINDER OF PARTIES

HAUGHTON v AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND BANKING GROUP LTD [2020] SASCFC 14 Supreme Court - Full Court 27/02/2020

​APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - APPEAL - GENERAL PRINCIPLES - RIGHT OF APPEAL - WHEN APPEAL LIES
REAL PROPERTY - TORRENS TITLE - MORTGAGES, CHARGES AND ENCUMBRANCES

JH & ANOR v MINISTER FOR CHILD PROTECTION [2020] SASC 33 Supreme Court 5/03/2020

​APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - PROCEDURE - SOUTH AUSTRALIA - EXTENSION OF TIME FOR APPEAL

EUSTICE v CHANNEL SEVEN ADELAIDE PTY LTD & ORS (No 2) [2020] SASC 35 Supreme Court 6/03/2020

​DEFAMATION - ACTIONS FOR DEFAMATION - COSTS - INDEMNITY COSTS

CARLETTI v POLICE [2020] SASC 30 Supreme Court 4/03/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - PARTICULAR OFFENCES - DRIVING OFFENCES - PRACTICE AND PROCEDURE
EVIDENCE - BURDEN OF PROOF, PRESUMPTIONS, AND WEIGHT AND SUFFICIENCY OF EVIDENCE - STATUTORY PROVISIONS AS TO PRIMA FACIE EVIDENCE - OTHER PROVISIONS - TRAFFIC OFFENCES

EUSTICE v CHANNEL SEVEN ADELAIDE PTY LTD & ORS [2020] SASC 4 Supreme Court 17/01/2020

​DEFAMATION - ACTIONS FOR DEFAMATION - TRIAL - EVIDENCE - PLAINTIFF'S REPUTATION AND CREDIT
DEFAMATION - PUBLICATION - GENERALLY - INTERNET PUBLICATIONS
DEFAMATION - STATEMENTS AMOUNTING TO DEFAMATION - PARTICULAR STATEMENTS - IMPUTATION - CRIMINAL
DEFAMATION - STATEMENTS AMOUNTING TO DEFAMATION - PARTICULAR STATEMENTS - INJURY TO REPUTATION IN BUSINESS, PROFESSION, TRADE OR CALLING
DEFAMATION - JUSTIFICATION - TRUTH - SUBSTANTIAL TRUTH AND CONTEXTUAL TRUTH
DEFAMATION - OTHER DEFENCES

ROBERTS v ECKERT [2020] SASC 27 Supreme Court 26/03/2020

​PROCEDURE - SUPREME COURT PROCEDURE - SOUTH AUSTRALIA - PROCEDURE UNDER RULES OF COURT - JUDGMENTS AND ORDERS
PROCEDURE - JUDGMENTS AND ORDERS - ENFORCEMENT OF JUDGMENTS AND ORDERS

VISCARIELLO v TAMASAUSKAS [2020] SASC 31 Supreme Court 4/03/2020

​PROCEDURE - SUPREME COURT PROCEDURE - SOUTH AUSTRALIA - PROCEDURE UNDER RULES OF COURT - AMENDMENT

CLONE PTY LTD v PLAYERS PTY LTD & ORS (No 3) [2020] SASC 29 Supreme Court 20/02/2020

​PROCEDURE - CIVIL PROCEEDINGS IN STATE AND TERRITORY COURTS - COSTS - TAXATION AND OTHER FORMS OF ASSESSMENT - PRINCIPLES OF TAXATION OR ASSESSMENT

KD v AE & ANOR (No 2) [2020] SASC 28 Supreme Court 3/03/2020

​MAGISTRATES - APPEAL AND REVIEW - SOUTH AUSTRALIA - APPEAL TO SUPREME COURT - COSTS

R v GEBERT [2020] SADC 19 District Court 20/02/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - PROCEDURE - ADJOURNMENT, STAY OF PROCEEDINGS OR ORDER RESTRAINING PROCEEDINGS - STAY OF PROCEEDINGS

ULITHORNE WINES PTY LTD v ULITHORNE VINEYARD PTY LTD [2020] SASC 32 Supreme Court 4/03/2020

​CORPORATIONS - WINDING UP - WINDING UP IN INSOLVENCY - STATUTORY DEMAND - APPLICATION TO SET ASIDE DEMAND - GENUINE DISPUTE AS TO INDEBTEDNESS - ASSESSING GENUINENESS - GENERALLY

ANDRASH WHOLESALE FUEL PTY LTD & ANOR v DISKO ENTERPRISES PTY LTD & ORS [2020] SADC 17 District Court 25/02/2020

​EQUITY - EQUITABLE REMEDIES - INJUNCTIONS - INTERLOCUTORY INJUNCTIONS - JURISDICTION AND GENERALLY
EQUITY - EQUITABLE REMEDIES - INJUNCTIONS - INTERLOCUTORY INJUNCTIONS - SERIOUS QUESTION TO BE TRIED - GENERALLY
EQUITY - EQUITABLE REMEDIES - INJUNCTIONS - INTERLOCUTORY INJUNCTIONS - BALANCE OF CONVENIENCE
CONTRACTS - GENERAL CONTRACTUAL PRINCIPLES - DISCHARGE, BREACH AND DEFENCES TO ACTION FOR BREACH - REPUDIATION AND NON-PERFORMANCE

PRICE v BW & RD SMART (No 2) [2020] SASCFC 15 Supreme Court - Full Court 28/02/2020

​PROCEDURE - COSTS - APPEALS AS TO COSTS - DISCRETION
PROCEDURE - CIVIL PROCEEDINGS IN STATE AND TERRITORY COURTS - COSTS - TAXATION AND OTHER FORMS OF ASSESSMENT - PARTICULAR ITEMS - COUNSEL FEES - SENIOR OR QUEEN'S COUNSEL

R v LOMAX [2019] SADC 68 District Court 29/05/2019

​CRIMINAL LAW - PROCEDURE - PLEAS - GENERAL PLEAS - PLEA OF GUILTY - WITHDRAWAL AND RESTORATION OF PLEA

BECHER v ROGERS [2020] SASC 24 Supreme Court 14/02/2020

​SUCCESSION - PROBATE AND LETTERS OF ADMINISTRATION - PROCEDURE - SOUTH AUSTRALIA - PROOF IN SOLEMN FORM

STEICKE v PEDERICK & ANOR (No 2) [2020] SASCFC 13 Supreme Court - Full Court 26/02/2020

​PROCEDURE - COSTS - DEPARTING FROM THE GENERAL RULE - ORDER FOR COSTS ON INDEMNITY BASIS

COOBER PEDY ROADHOUSE PTY LTD v DISTRICT COUNCIL OF COOBER PEDY & ORS [2020] SASC 25 Supreme Court 24/02/2020

​ADMINISTRATIVE LAW - JUDICIAL REVIEW - PROCEDURE AND EVIDENCE - EXTENSION OF TIME - PARTICULAR CASES
ENVIRONMENT AND PLANNING - ENVIRONMENTAL PLANNING - DEVELOPMENT CONTROL - APPLICATIONS - REGISTER, NOTICE AND ADVERTISING - NOTICE - MANDATORY REQUIREMENTS

RUSSELL v POLITES INVESTMENTS PTY LTD [2020] SASCFC 11 Supreme Court - Full Court 26/02/2020

​APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - PROCEDURE - SOUTH AUSTRALIA - WHEN APPEAL LIES - FROM SUPREME COURT - BY LEAVE OF COURT - INTERLOCUTORY ORDERS AND JUDGMENTS

STOKES v THE QUEEN [2020] SASCFC 9 Supreme Court - Court of Criminal Appeal 25/02/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - APPEAL AGAINST SENTENCE - GROUNDS FOR INTERFERENCE  - SENTENCE MANIFESTLY EXCESSIVE OR INADEQUATE
CRIMINAL LAW - SENTENCE - RELEVANT FACTORS  - NATURE AND CIRCUMSTANCES OF OFFENDER - PRIOR CRIMINALITY
CRIMINAL LAW - SENTENCE - PURPOSE OF SENTENCE - PROTECTION OF COMMUNITY
CRIMINAL LAW - SENTENCE - PURPOSE OF SENTENCE - DETERRENCE

WARNE v THE QUEEN [2020] SASCFC 12 Supreme Court - Court of Criminal Appeal 26/02/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - MISCARRIAGE OF JUSTICE - PARTICULAR CIRCUMSTANCES AMOUNTING TO MISCARRIAGE - MISDIRECTION OR NON-DIRECTION - NON-DIRECTION
CRIMINAL LAW - APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - MISCARRIAGE OF JUSTICE - PARTICULAR CIRCUMSTANCES NOT AMOUNTING TO MISCARRIAGE - MISDIRECTION OR NON-DIRECTION

BNM v THE QUEEN [2020] SASCFC 10 Supreme Court - Court of Criminal Appeal 21/02/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - MISCARRIAGE OF JUSTICE - PARTICULAR CIRCUMSTANCES AMOUNTING TO MISCARRIAGE - IMPROPER ADMISSION OR REJECTION OF EVIDENCE
CRIMINAL LAW - APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - MISCARRIAGE OF JUSTICE - PARTICULAR CIRCUMSTANCES AMOUNTING TO MISCARRIAGE - MISDIRECTION OR NON-DIRECTION
CRIMINAL LAW - APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - VERDICT UNREASONABLE OR INSUPPORTABLE HAVING REGARD TO EVIDENCE - APPEAL DISMISSED

GADD & ORS v NEW WAVE AEROSPACE PTY LTD [2020] SADC 7 District Court 31/01/2020

​LANDLORD AND TENANT - COVENANTS - AS TO RATES, TAXES AND OTHER OUTGOINGS - OTHER OUTGOINGS
LANDLORD AND TENANT - COVENANTS - AS TO REPAIR - OBLIGATION ON LESSOR
LANDLORD AND TENANT - AGREEMENTS FOR LEASE - GENERALLY
LANDLORD AND TENANT - LEASES AND TENANCY AGREEMENTS - CONSTRUCTION AND INTERPRETATION

NADEBAUM v POLICE (NO 2) [2020] SASC 23 Supreme Court 17/02/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - SENTENCE - RELEVANT FACTORS  - NATURE AND CIRCUMSTANCES OF OFFENDER - MENTAL DISORDER
CRIMINAL LAW - APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - APPEAL AGAINST SENTENCE

R v OLUDARE [2020] SADC 15 District Court 21/02/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - PARTICULAR OFFENCES - OFFENCES AGAINST THE PERSON - SEXUAL OFFENCES - RAPE AND SEXUAL ASSAULT

R v WEBB [2020] SADC 16 District Court 17/02/2020

​JURY
CRIMINAL LAW - EVIDENCE - COMPLAINTS

THE STATE OF SOUTH AUSTRALIA v VAN HATTEM [2020] SASC 26 Supreme Court 24/02/2020

​APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - PROCEDURE - SOUTH AUSTRALIA - POWERS OF COURT - COSTS

O'BRIEN v COWIE & ORS [2020] SASC 22 Supreme Court 14/02/2020

​PROCEDURE - CIVIL PROCEEDINGS IN STATE AND TERRITORY COURTS - MOTIONS, INTERLOCUTORY APPLICATIONS AND OTHER PRE-TRIAL MATTERS

PALAJ v THE QUEEN [2020] SASCFC 8 Supreme Court - Court of Criminal Appeal 19/02/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - APPEAL AGAINST SENTENCE - GROUNDS FOR INTERFERENCE  - OTHER MATTERS
CRIMINAL LAW - PARTICULAR OFFENCES - DRUG OFFENCES - SENTENCE - PRODUCING OR CULTIVATING - CANNABIS

MILLER v POLICE [2020] SASC 20 Supreme Court 13/02/2020

​MAGISTRATES - APPEAL AND REVIEW - SOUTH AUSTRALIA - APPEAL TO SUPREME COURT - COSTS
PROCEDURE - COSTS - APPEALS AS TO COSTS

RANA v POLICE [2020] SASC 21 Supreme Court 13/02/2020

​MAGISTRATES - APPEAL AND REVIEW - SOUTH AUSTRALIA - APPEAL TO SUPREME COURT
MAGISTRATES - ORDERS AND CONVICTIONS - ORDERS TO RESTRAIN DOMESTIC, FAMILY OR APPREHENDED VIOLENCE OR FOR PERSONAL SAFETY

SCHENSCHER v ADELAIDE MUSHROOMS (NOMINEES) PTY LTD [2020] SASC 19 Supreme Court 13/02/2020

​PROCEDURE - CIVIL PROCEEDINGS IN STATE AND TERRITORY COURTS - SECURITY FOR COSTS

R v G, B [2020] SADC 9 District Court 5/02/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - PROCEDURE - TRIAL HAD BEFORE JUDGE WITHOUT JURY

R v M, MD [2019] SADC 173 District Court 19/11/2019

​CRIMINAL LAW - PROCEDURE - TRIAL HAD BEFORE JUDGE WITHOUT JURY

GEORGOPOULOS & ANOR v NORMETALS PTY LTD [2020] SASC 18 Supreme Court 13/02/2020

​MAGISTRATES - APPEAL AND REVIEW - SOUTH AUSTRALIA - APPEAL TO SUPREME COURT
TORTS - TROVER AND DETINUE - REMEDIES - ACTION FOR CONVERSION - DAMAGES - MEASURE OF
DAMAGES - GENERAL PRINCIPLES - MITIGATION OF DAMAGES - PLAINTIFF'S DUTY TO MITIGATE

ATTORNEY-GENERAL (SA) v GUIDOTTO [2020] SASC 12 Supreme Court 5/02/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - SENTENCE - POST-CUSTODIAL ORDERS - OTHER TYPES OF POST-CUSTODIAL ORDERS - OTHER MATTERS
CRIMINAL LAW - SENTENCE - SENTENCING ORDERS - ORDERS AND DECLARATIONS RELATING TO SERIOUS OR VIOLENT OFFENDERS OR DANGEROUS SEXUAL OFFENDERS

BM v COMMISSIONER OF POLICE [2020] SASC 16 Supreme Court 10/02/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - SENTENCE - SENTENCING ORDERS - ORDERS AND DECLARATIONS RELATING TO SERIOUS OR VIOLENT OFFENDERS OR DANGEROUS SEXUAL OFFENDERS - DANGEROUS SEXUAL OFFENDER - REGISTRATION, REPORTING AND LIKE MATTERS

SR v COMMISSIONER OF POLICE [2020] SASC 17 Supreme Court 10/02/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - SENTENCE - SENTENCING ORDERS - ORDERS AND DECLARATIONS RELATING TO SERIOUS OR VIOLENT OFFENDERS OR DANGEROUS SEXUAL OFFENDERS - DANGEROUS SEXUAL OFFENDER - REGISTRATION, REPORTING AND LIKE MATTERS

SULLIVAN v DOHERTY [2020] SASC 13 Supreme Court 5/02/2020

​ADMINISTRATIVE LAW - ADMINISTRATIVE TRIBUNALS - SOUTH AUSTRALIAN CIVIL AND ADMINISTRATIVE TRIBUNAL
ADMINISTRATIVE LAW - ADMINISTRATIVE TRIBUNALS - STATUTORY APPEALS FROM ADMINISTRATIVE AUTHORITIES TO COURTS
LANDLORD AND TENANT - RESIDENTIAL TENANCIES LEGISLATION - RECOVERY OF POSSESSION

CHENG v LOK [2020] SASC 14 Supreme Court 6/02/2020

​DEFAMATION - DAMAGES - GENERAL DAMAGES - ASSESSMENT

COMMERCIAL FITOUTS AUSTRALIA PTY LTD v MIRACLE CEILINGS (AUST) PTY LTD & ORS [2020] SASC 11 Supreme Court 4/02/2020

​CONTRACTS - BUILDING, ENGINEERING AND RELATED CONTRACTS - REMUNERATION - STATUTORY REGULATION OF ENTITLEMENT TO AND RECOVERY OF PROGRESS PAYMENTS - ADJUDICATION OF PAYMENT CLAIMS

D'ORTENZIO v CHARLES PARLETTA REAL ESTATE PTY LTD [2020] SASC 9 Supreme Court 31/01/2020

CORPORATIONS

HST BUILDING GROUP PTY LTD v NAUDI & ANOR [2020] SASC 15 Supreme Court 7/02/2020

​REAL PROPERTY - GENERAL PRINCIPLES - INCIDENTS OF ESTATES AND INTERESTS IN LAND - POSSESSION

R v LEMM [2020] SADC 10 District Court 31/01/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - PARTICULAR OFFENCES - OFFENCES AGAINST PEACE AND PUBLIC ORDER - OFFENSIVE WEAPONS - FIREARMS - POSSESSION

PONIATOWSKA v CHANNEL SEVEN SYDNEY PTY LTD (No 2) [2020] SASCFC 5 Supreme Court - Full Court 29/01/2020

​DEFAMATION - DAMAGES - GENERAL DAMAGES - ASSESSMENT
APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - PROCEDURE - SOUTH AUSTRALIA - POWERS OF COURT - ASSESSMENT OF DAMAGES

R v LUMSDEN [2020] SASCFC 3 Supreme Court - Court of Criminal Appeal 30/01/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - APPEAL AGAINST SENTENCE - GROUNDS FOR INTERFERENCE  - SENTENCE MANIFESTLY EXCESSIVE OR INADEQUATE
CRIMINAL LAW - APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - APPEAL AGAINST SENTENCE - APPEALS BY CROWN

RAMSAY v THE QUEEN [2020] SASCFC 4 Supreme Court - Court of Criminal Appeal 30/01/2020

​CRIMINAL LAW - APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - APPEAL AGAINST SENTENCE
CRIMINAL LAW - APPEAL AND NEW TRIAL - APPEAL AGAINST SENTENCE - GROUNDS FOR INTERFERENCE  - SENTENCE MANIFESTLY EXCESSIVE OR INADEQUATE
CRIMINAL LAW - PARTICULAR OFFENCES - DRIVING OFFENCES - SENTENCE - CULPABLE OR DANGEROUS DRIVING CAUSING BODILY HARM