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Drugs - Heroin - Multiple Supply: s.25A

 
s.25A(1) Drug Misuse and Trafficking Act 1985 (NSW) - supply prohibited drug on 3 or more occasions during 30 consecutive days - maximum penalty 20 years

 

CaseDrugAmountPleaPriorsSentenceAppealFacts

Huang

 

 

Lin

 

[2001] NSWCCA 76

s.25A

 

 

s.25A

 

Supply heroin

27.9g

(72%)

83.5g (73.5%)

346.9g  (70%)

PG

 

 

PG

 

8y

NPP 6y

 

10y

NPP 7y 6m

AD

Supplied to undercover police officer.

H considered underling to L.

H middle aged man supplying for financial gain - no contrition.

Siljanovski

(33)

 

 

 

 

 

Kostadinovic

(20)

 

[2003] NSWCCA 38

s.25A

 

2 x Supply

 

Sched:

2 x Supply

 

4 x Knowingly take part in supply

 

Sched:

7 offences

6.8g (8%)

6.7g (10%)

6.8g (12%)

13.9g (9.5%)

13.4g

PG

(25%)

 

 

 

 

 

PG

(25%)

Nil

 

 

 

 

 

 

traffic offences

7y 6m

NPP 4y

 

 

 

 

 

3y

NPP 1y 10m

AA

6y

NPP 3y

 

 

 

 

AD

Large scale, ongoing, commercial operation – Multiple supplies to undercover police officers - Police intercepted thousands of drug related phone calls in one month

S - Principal offender – gambling addiction

K - Disturbed background - Serbian - Sent money to mother suffering breast cancer - Remorse - Depression

Radford

(35)

[2002] NSWCCA 122

s.25A

 

2 x Knowingly concerned in supply heroin

Small amounts – foilsVGBad record – breached recog

6y

NPP 4y 6m

(other sentences concurrent)

ADSignificant ongoing business of supplying foils of heroin from house

Wilkie

(mid 30s)

(2003) 140 A Crim R 78

NSWCCA

s.25A

 

Supply

0.05g

0.09g

PGDriving and assault offence

3y

NPP 1y 10m

AA

2y 6m

NPP 19m

Involved in supply operation for female co-offender

Excellent prospects of rehabilitation - Parity

Chang

[2003] NSWCCA 327

s.25A

 

Supply

 

Sched:
2 x GIC

See factsPGBreached bail and bond

6y 3m

NPP 4y 6m

ADObserved selling heroin – admitted suppling 100 deals – 3 months later found in possession of 14.9g heroin – Organised and on-going business

Koklas

(28)

[2003] NSWCCA 302

s.25A

 

Supply cocaine

0.33g heroin

0.35g cocaine

PGSubstantial drug related record

4y

NPP 2y

(concurrent)

AD

Supply to undercover police – "Street dealer" for large scale drug operation.

Drug addiction

Ladocki

(45)

[2004] NSWCCA 336

s.25A

 

Supply

3.4g

5.5g,

7g

7.4g

VG

 

PG

(20%)

Includes supply prohibited drugs

8y 6m

NPP 7y

AD

3 controlled buys by registered police informant – informant a heroin addict and under influence for first buy – second supply committed 11m later on bail – Middle level dealer

Depression, anxiety, possible PTSD – poor concentration – protective custody

Farah

(41)

[2005] NSWCCA 67

s.25A heroin and methylamphet

 

2 x Supply heroin

 

Sched:

Consp to supply

185g H

62.59g M

48g H

$25,000 worth of H

PG

(15%)

Nil prior drug offences

5y 6m

NPP 2y 6m

(other sentences concurrent)

 

Cumulative to existing sentence

AA

Sentence backdated to provide 12 months concurrency to existing sentence

Wholesale supplier involved in commercial trafficking over 2 months – Agreed to supply $25,000 worth of heroin Conspiracy offence established by telephone intercepts – Sentence accumulated to existing sentence for supply large commercial qty methyl

Born in Lebanon – Gambling debts – Criminal Assets forfeiture order for $32,000 – Serious injury to leg

Barta

(37)

[2006] NSWCCA 6

Supply commercial qty

 

s.25A

 

Sched:
5 offences

394g

PG

(35% plea and assist)

Priors for drug offences

8y 5m

NPP 6y 9m

ADSupplied to police informer and others over long period – in business of supplying drugs to make a living

Brown

(30)

 

 

 

 

 

Reid

(27)

 

[2006] NSWCCA 144

s.25A

 

Supply

 

Sched:

2 x GIC

 

s.25A

 

3 x Supply

0.14g-0.18g; 0.07g

 

 

 

 

0.15g; 0.14g; 0.18g

PG

(25%)

 

 

 

 

 

PG

Minor

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prior record

2y

NPP 12m

 

 

 

 

 

2y

NPP 12m

AA

2y

NPP 12m

Suspended

 

 

 

AA

2y

NPP 12m

Suspended

De facto couple sold small amounts of heroin to support addiction

B – female – mother to 2 children – disadvantaged childhood – participation in MERIT program for 12 months

R – male – disadvantaged childhood – participated in MERIT program for 12 months

Tran

[2007] NSWCCA 140

s.25A

 

Deemed supply

4 x 5g

56g

75g

PG

(25%)

 

4y 6m

NPP 3y

ADCommercial business operating above street level – supplied 4 x 5g and 56g – in possession of 75g

Smith

[2009] NSWCCA 253

s.25A

 

Supply

 

Sched:

Possess drug; Deal with proceeds crime

 

PG

(25%)

 

3y

NPP 1y 9m

ADWith cooffender supplied heroin to person for $100 – Police operation set up and ongoing supply to police operative.

 

 

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