Conviction and sentence AD
V confronted by three men in his house. Punched and hit with stick. Tied up. Lost consciousness.
Instigator and inflicted the wounds.
|AD||drug, property and personal offences in Children's Court||Removed V's wallet while being fellated by him in public toilet. Stabbed V three times in chest. Problems with controlling anger.|
Arranged with co-accused to rob 64y former landlady. Entered house through ruse, secured V and obtained several hundred dollars. Placed cardigan over V's head and hit her with iron pipe. Principal actor.
Favourable references. Received one third discount for assistance.
 NSWCCA 243
MT 5y 6m
AT 3y 6m
MT 5y 9m
AT 3y 3m
|Met V in bar and became friendly - Later in evening robbed and assaulted V - Used broken beer bottles to cut V - Severe injuries - Gratuitous brutal violence.|
 NSWCCA 225
s.96 (in company)
3 x GIC
AT 2y 6m
Robbed shop assistant with co-offender - Armed with knife while co-offender armed with loaded pistol - Struck V with handle of knife
 NSWCCA 256
(1/3rd for plea and background)
|AD||priors; previous custody.||Female - With co-offender robbed taxi driver of $50. Held knife to V's throat causing laceration. Co-offender wounded V in back. Aboriginal.|
 NSWCCA 373
(20% on appeal)
NPP 6y 9m
(to backdate sentence)
Convictions for assault – breached bail
Convictions for rob in company – breached bail
Conviction for robbery – no previous imprisonment
Punched and kicked male victim until unconscious – Serious injuries - ADM took wallet – T instigated assault – ADM instigated robbery
T – remorse – upset at time of offence over breakdown in relationship with de facto – good prospects of rehabilitation
L – remorse – disturbed childhood
ADM – No remorse – more culpable than others
 NSWCCA 238
(52d PSC taken into account)
|Minor record as juvenile; offences in breach of bail|
Attacked acquaintance from school – thought friends were going to rob V – fractured V's jaw and took $100 – jealous of V's comfortable financial situation
Not all PSC taken into account - eldest of 8 children in dysfunctional family – NESB – sexually abused as a child – good employment record – good prospects of rehabilitation
 NSWCCA 347
NPP 5y 9m
|AD||Not stated but breached parole|
V physically abused A's sister – A went to V's flat with a friend to get some shoes he had given his sister – punched V when he opened the door – took V's wallet – V jumped off balcony and sustained serious injuries with chronic back pain
Remorse – family loyalty
 NSWCCA 162
|AA sentence backdated only. Term of sentence remains 8y NPP 5y.||On bond. Dishonesty, assault, AOABH, larceny.|
Female - Slashed V's handbag strap with knife taking $500 – In tandem with V's estranged husband – Knew V was vulnerable with spinal injury and using crutch.
Background of heroin and prostitution; paranoid personality disorder.
 NSWCCA 324
(35% plea and assist)
NPP 1y 9m
NPP 1y 6m
Part of groups who assaulted and robbed male at train station in early hours of morning – not instigator of offence
Long delay between arrest and sentence - aboriginal
 NSWCCA 128
NPP 3y 2m
|AD||Assault, assault police, resist police. AOABH, larceny. On good behaviour bonds.|
Aged 16 at time of offence - In company of co-offender, assaulted victim (aged 14) asking for money – kicked and stomped V on head – V rendered unconscious –violence sustained and substantial.
Substance abuse – troubled youth - longstanding anger problems.
 NSWCCA 160
5y 11m 12d
NPP 3y 2m
|AD||Nil||Leader of five youths who attacked 14y male on street at night – victim punched and stomped on head – shoes, wallet and wristwatch stolen – premeditated attack – leader seeking to maintain his reputation – no remorse|
 NSWCCA 239
|AD||Lengthy including violence|
Grabbed bag from 73 female in car park causing her to fall heavily – continued to pull bag dragging victim across ground – victim broke neck and femur and had hip replacement
Genuine contrition – drug and alcohol user