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Sex Offences - Sexual Assault - Aggravated - In Company - s61JA

s.61JA Aggravated sexual assault in company - Maximum penalty: Life imprisonment

Standard non-parole period: 15 years imprisonment (for offences committed on or after 1.2.2003)

Name
Offence
Plea
Sentence
Appeal
Record
Involvement & Summary

MSK
(23)

 


MAK
(23)



MRK
(17)


MMK
(16)

NSW SC [319]
(Sully J)
22.4.2004

9 x s.61JA VG

22y
NPP 16y 6m

 

16y
NPP 12y


10y
NPP 5y

 

22y
NPP 13y

dishonesty

 


nil


one minor


nil

Four brothers - Invited two teenage female victims (whom they had met on one previous occasion) to residence - Victims taken into separate bedrooms and subjected to series of violent sexual assaults (facts not detailed in judgment). Emigrated to Australia from Pakistan while relatively young - Lack of parental supervision - Refusal to accept any wrongdoing - Poor rehabilitation prospects.

Upton
NSW CCA [256]
23.8.2006
2 x s.61J
2 x s.61JA
VG 7y
NPP 4y
AD Nil

Assaulted prostitute with co-offender - threatened with noose and drill - Lesser role Prior good character - assistance - protective custody - good prospects of rehabilitation

Qoro
NSW CCA [220]
26.9.2008
s.61JA VG 14y
NPP 10y
AD

Group of men detained Victim in house and forced multiple acts of sexual intercourse - V treated as sexual object - appellant forced fellatio knowing V already subjected to multiple sexual assaults Intellectual disabilities and psychiatric problems

King
(28)
NSW CCA [33]
10.3.2010

s.61JA

VG

13y
NPP 8y

AD

Numerous offences including drugs, assault, BES, aoabh

SNPP 15 years
With cooffenders detained Victim in house and forced sexual intercourse - oral intercourse.

BT

(16)

NSWCCA [128]
10.7.2012

s.61JA

s.61M(1)
s.61I

PG 8y

NPP 3y

 

Total:
10y
NPP 5y

AD Violence

16y complainant, offender and co-offender forced to sleep on mattresses in juvenile justice interview room due to accommodation shortage – on first night complainant forced to masturbate and fellate both offenders – punched to face and threatened with violence – on second night offender raped complainant in bed - Ward of state with mental illness

Weatherall
(31)

NSW CCA [282]
18.11.2013

 

Co-offender:
QORO
KING

2 x s.61JA

VG

15y NPP 10y

AD

Prior old rob and wounding offence

SNPP 15 years

Part of group of men who detained and sexually assaulted female drug addict who attended terrace house to purchase drugs – held victim by hair and forced fellatio – offence committed in company – victim forced to fellate second male – vulnerable victim Aboriginal with deprived background