SPECIALIST COURTS

Introduction
Terminology
Co-morbidity
Criminogenic Factors
Diversion
Evidence-based practice
Intervention program
Problem-solving court
Recidivism
Restorative justice
Therapeutic jurisprudence
Bail
Bail to undertake assessment for an intervention program
Failure to comply with a condition of bail to attend an assessment
Bail for participation in an intervention program
Failure to comply with the conditions of an intervention program
Judicial Review
Sentencing Considerations
Deferral of sentence
General Sentencing Principles
Intervention program as a condition of a bond
Referral to specialist courts
Aboriginal Court Day (also known as Nunga Court)
Sentencing Conferences
Referral Process
Eligibility criteria
Assessment report
The sentencing conference
Sentencing Considerations
Drug Court
Referral Process
Eligibility criteria
Breach of District Court Bonds
Parole Board warrants
Former Drug Court participants
Assessment report
Acceptance into program
Progress reports
Progress summary report and sentencing considerations
Family Violence Court
Referral Process
Eligibility Criteria
Assessment Report
Acceptance into Program
Progress Reports
Final reports and sentencing considerations
Intervention Orders
Magistrates Court Diversion Program
Section 269 matters
Referral Process
Eligibility criteria
Assessment report
Acceptance into program
Progress reports
Progress summary report and sentencing considerations
Without conviction or penalty
Dismissal of the charge
Release on undertaking to complete the program
Other sentencing options
Treatment Intervention Program
Referral process
Eligibility criteria
Assessment report
Acceptance into program
Progress reports
Progress summary report and sentencing considerations
Youth Court
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