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R v HCF[2021] QCA 189

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Editorial Notes

  • Published Case Name:

    R v HCF

  • Shortened Case Name:

    R v HCF

  • MNC:

    [2021] QCA 189

  • Court:


  • Judge(s):

    Morrison JA, Mullins JA, North J

  • Date:

    03 Sep 2021

  • Selected for Reporting:

    Editor's Note

Litigation History

EventCitation or FileDateNotes
Primary JudgmentDC4/20 (No citation)20 Oct 2020Date of conviction following jury trial; found guilty of aggravated maintaining sexual relationship with child, four counts of indecent dealing, and one count of unlawful carnal knowledge; found not guilty of other similar counts.
Primary JudgmentDC4/20 (No citation)22 Oct 2020Date of sentence; head sentence of 9 years' imprisonment imposed for maintaining (lesser concurrent terms imposed on other counts) (Reid DCJ).
Appeal Determined (QCA)[2021] QCA 18903 Sep 2021Appeal against convictions dismissed; no substantial miscarriage of justice; fair-minded and informed member of public would not have reasonable apprehension that juror or jury did not discharge task impartially; juror’s conduct did not affect outcome; jury’s verdicts genuinely unanimous; juror’s stance in favour of accused at all points. Application for leave to appeal against sentence refused; sentence not manifestly excessive: Morrison JA, Mullins JA, North J.
Application for Special Leave (HCA)File Number: B77/202114 Dec 2021Application for special leave to appeal from [2021] QCA 189.

Appeal Status

Appeal Determined (QCA) Special Leave Sought (HCA)

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