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R v McGrady[2020] QCA 192

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  • Published Case Name:

    R v McGrady

  • Shortened Case Name:

    R v McGrady

  • MNC:

    [2020] QCA 192

  • Court:


  • Judge(s):

    Fraser JA, Morrison JA, McMurdo JA

  • Date:

    08 Sep 2020

Litigation History

EventCitation or FileDateNotes
Primary JudgmentDC1216/17 (No citation)29 Jun 2018Date of conviction, following trial before Rosengren DCJ and a jury, of two counts of indecent treatment of a 12-year-old child constituted by deliberate touching of the child's genitalia.
Appeal Determined (QCA)[2020] QCA 19208 Sep 2020Appeal against convictions dismissed; jury's verdicts not unreasonable; conduct charged offered unequivocal sexual connotation rendering direction on motive unnecessary; no error in not directing on accident or mistake of fact; asserted inadequacies in written handout did not cause trial to miscarry: Fraser, Morrison and McMurdo JJA.

Appeal Status

Appeal Determined (QCA)

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