Case summary

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.

Case information

Lower Court judgment being appealed

04/11/2016 - Supreme Court of Victoria (Justice Beale) - [2016] VSC 667 (External link)

Watch the Court of Appeal proceedings

Bench: Justice Priest, Justice Beach, Justice Hansen

21/09/2017 - Judgment (audio and video recording) (External link)

Read the Court's full judgment on AustLII (External link)

11/09/2017 - Hearing (audio and video recording) (External link)


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.

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