The Court of Appeal has delivered its judgment in George Pell v The Queen

The Court of Appeal (Chief Justice Anne Ferguson, President of the Court of Appeal Justice Chris Maxwell and Justice Mark Weinberg) delivered its judgment in George Pell v The Queen on Wednesday 21 August 2019.

This follows a hearing on 5 and 6 June 2019 in relation to Cardinal Pell’s appeal against his conviction on 11 December 2018 in the County Court in relation to five charges of sexual offending.
 

COURT OF APPEAL SUMMARY (VIDEO)

A video of the summary of the Court’s conclusions being read out by Chief Justice Ferguson will be made available at the link below.

21/8/19 – View video of summary of the Court of Appeal’s conclusions

DOCUMENTS

The Court has made the following documents in relation to this matter available below:

  • a summary of the Court of Appeal’s conclusions; and
  • the reasons of the Court of Appeal

 

Read the Court's full judgment on AustLII