Webcasts of the hearing and judgment in relation to an application for leave to appeal against conviction by Semaan and an appeal against sentence by the DPP.
S APCR 2017 0037 - This case is an application for leave to appeal against conviction in relation to one count of murder.
S APCR 2016 0238 - This case is an appeal against sentence by the Director of Public Prosecutions in relation to one count of murder.
The facts of the case are set out in the judgment of the lower court which can be accessed below.
Lower Court judgment being appealed
04/11/2016 - Supreme Court of Victoria (Justice Beale) -  VSC 667
Watch the Court of Appeal proceedings
Bench: Justice Priest, Justice Beach, Justice Hansen
21/09/2017 - Judgment (audio and video recording)
11/09/2017 - Hearing (audio and video recording)
To provide context to each proceeding, the Court will publish the corresponding notice of appeal (where the DPP is appellant) or applications for leave to appeal and, as appropriate, the parties' written cases. These documents can be viewed and downloaded via the links displayed below.