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Robbery - Demand Money - s99

s99(1) Demand money with menaces or by force with intent to steal (10y)
s99(2) In company (14y)

Case Offences Plea Sentence Appeal Record Facts

Christie
(37)
NSW CCA [444]
28.5.1999

2 x s.99

PG

MT 3y
AT 1y

AD

sexual offences

Demanded and received money from building society - Offences planned - Attempt to disguise - No weapon used but made threat.
Long history of alcoholism - Contrition

Truong
(24)
NSW CCA [272]
6.8.1999

s.99

PG

MT 3y 6m
AT 1y2m

AD

significant including Att AR

Group of men demanding money from brothel

Bulling
NSW CCA [429]
29.10.1999

2 x s.99

PG

MT 3y
AT 1y

AA
MT 2y
AT 2y

Demanded money from service station - On first occasion gave impression he was armed and took $355 - On second occasion took $155 and cigarettes - Observed to be intoxicated on second occasion.
Alcoholism - special circumstances.

Nguyen
(24)
NSW CCA [44]
25.2.2000

s.99

VG

MT 3y 6m
AT 1y 2m

AD

not relevant

With co-offenders visited brothel to demand protection money - 2 co-offenders outside with guns
Refugee

Smith
(20)
NSW CCA [95]
31.3.2004

s.99(1)

PG

3y
NPP 2y

AD

Poor - breached suspended sentence

Seized V by shirt in street and demanded money - searched bag, shoes and pocket
Judge erroneously took into account $200 stolen but no lesser sentence warranted at law

J Antoun
(37)

 


A Antoun
(44)

NSW CCA [268]
16.8.2004

s.99(1)


s.99(1)

VG



VG

6y
NPP 4y 6m

3y 6m
NPP 2y 6m

AD

Lengthy record


No previous gaol - out of character

Threatened nightclub owner for protection money over several months
AA less culpable

Wright
(32)
NSW CCA [122]
13.4.2006

6 x s.99(1)

Sched:
7 x s.99

PG

4y
NPP 3y

AD

Nil

A and V worked together in store - V saw A stealing and told employer - as a result A lost his employment - On 13 occasions A forced V to withdraw money from his bank account making threats that he would bash and kill V - Extorted almost $9k from V.
Serious threats of violence over period of time.

Marcus
(31)
NSW CCA [229]
2.8.2007

s.99(1)

PG

3y 6m
NPP 2y

AD

Violence and property

Threatened two men - forced transfer of $30,000 car - sustained offence over several days

Han
NSW CCA [300]
18.12.2009

2 x s.99(2)

VG

3y
NPP 2y

AD

As owner of restaurant believed employee stole money - manager of restaurant and others brought victim to room and demanded $15,000 compensation for money stolen - threatened victim and girlfriend - victim signed IOU under threat - no money repaid - threatened again 8 months later when money not repaid - threats made by appellant

Vaelia
NSW CCA [113]
27.5.2010

s.99(2)

PG

4y 3m
NPP 2y 1m 15d

AD

Breached bail

Three offenders approached male at train station - demanded money and pushbike - punched and kicked victim

Delaney
(48)

NSW CCA [150]

26.6.2013

 

Related case:-

Connell [ 2013] NSW CCA 150

2 x s 99(2)
1 x s (1)

1 x deal proceeds crime

 

Total:
2y
NPP 10m

Crown AD

AOABH

V opened tattoo parlour - A was member of Rebels Motorcycle Club – with other members threatened V and directed V pay $200 per week or "we can run you out of town if you don't pay" - V met and handed over initial amount of $200 to A – took total of $400 from V.

Regretted involvement with Club – difficult upbringing – loving father to 2 children - depression

Connell
(50)

NSW CCA [155]

3.7.2013

 

 

    

Related case:-

Delaney [2013] NSWCCA 150.

 

13 x s 99(2)
11 x Deal proceeds crime

PG

Total;
3y 3m
NPP 1y 9m

Crown AD

Lengthy history for dishonesty. Drugs, assault, AOABH.

V opened tattoo parlour - members of Rebels Motorcycle Club threatened V and directed V pay $200 per week - A’s participation in the joint criminal enterprise to extort protection – attended V’s shop on twelve occasions and received various amounts in cash – after police surveillance, A was stopped in vehicle - police located $1,817.30 of which $750 was cash by V - offences of knowingly deal with proceeds of crime related to receipt of monies by A as a result of the demands with menaces.

Callous behaviour towards V – difficult upbringing.