This case is an appeal against sentence by the Director of Public Prosecutions for the Commonwealth of Australia in relation to two counts of acts preparatory to the commission of a foreign incursions offence, contrary to s 7(1)(e) of the Crimes (Foreign Incursions) Act 1978 (Cth). 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
07/12/2016 Supreme Court of Victoria (Justice Lasry) -  VSC 740 (External link)
Watch the Court of Appeal proceedings
Bench: Justice Redlich, Justice Priest, Justice Beach
23/06/2017 - Judgment (audio and video recording) (External link)
09/06/2017 - 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 the 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.