Tag Archive: Australia

Apr 17

Property Destruction Conviction Quashed For Gary The Goat Eating Grass

Gary the goat wearing his hat (Sydney Morning Herald)

The conviction and $462 fine for Gary the goat’s destruction of property outside of Sydney, Australia’s Museum of Contemporary Art has been overturned. James Dezarnaulds is a comedian who goes by the stage name Jimbo Bazoobi as he tours Australia with his goat Gary. In August 2012 Dezarnaulds was charged with destroying property when his …

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Mar 08

Appeals Court Acquits Chris von Deutschburg of 1983 Murder That Didn’t Occur

Chris von Deutschburg (PerthNow, 2006)

The Western Australia Court of Appeals ordered on March 1, 2013 that Chris von Deutschburg’s 1983 second-degree murder conviction in Perth, Australia be set-aside and that a judgment of acquittal be entered. On June 1, 1983 von Deutschburg was 18 and half-starved from being homeless for months in Perth, the largest city in Australia’s state …

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Dec 27

Josephine Greensill Acquitted Of Indecent Assaults Allegedly Committed in 1979

Josephine Greensill after her acquittal by the Victoria Court of Appeals on November 22, 2012 and her release from prison. (Joe Armao, The Age (Melbourne, Victoria, Australia)

Josephine Mary Greensill has been acquitted on appeal of indecently assaulting two 8-year-old boys in 1979 who were students at the school where she taught near Melbourne, Australia. She was released after 2 years and 4 months of imprisonment. In 1979 Greensill was a 28-year-old third-grade teacher at the Bayswater Primary School in Bayswater, a …

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Nov 04

Motorcyclist Spends $60,000 To Overturn Speeding Conviction

Motorcyclist Spends $60,000 To Overturn Speeding Conviction

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Sep 08

Court OK’s Compensation Lawsuit By Terry Irving For 4-1/2 Years Wrongful Imprisonment For Bank Robbery

Court OK’s Compensation Lawsuit By Terry Irving For 4-1/2 Years Wrongful Imprisonment For Bank Robbery

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Aug 19

International Justice Conference In Perth, Western Australia

International Justice Conference In Perth, Western Australia

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Jun 13

New Fingerprint Technology Could Result In New Evidence For Innocent People

New Fingerprint Technology Could Result In New Evidence For Innocent People

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Jun 06

Darryl Beamish Awarded $451,000 Compensation 50 Years After Wrongful Murder Conviction

Darryl Beamish Awarded $451,000 Compensation 50 Years After Wrongful Murder Conviction

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Jun 06

John Button And Darryl Beamish Cleared Of Murder Four Decades After Serial Killer’s Execution

John Button And Darryl Beamish Cleared Of Murder Four Decades After Serial Killer’s Execution

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Apr 27

Contempt Conviction For Blowing Bubble In Court Tossed On Appeal

Contempt Conviction For Blowing Bubble In Court Tossed On Appeal

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