Current Appeals

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Details of current and recently finalised appeals are provided below. Written Reasons for Decision are published on the Decisions page of this website. ​​

Curr​​ent Ap​​peals

​Name
​Reason
​Appeal Hearing Date​
​Outcome     ​

​​DEVEREUX, Nic
​Against the decision of Stewards on 10 January 2021 - standing down Truscott Hall for 14 days and 2 trials.
Appeal against conviction and penalty.
​TBA
​Appeal withdrawn
​​RATTRAY, Wade
​Against the decision of Stewards on 9 January 2021 - causing interference - suspension for 3 race dates, charged under AHRR 163(1)(a)(iii)
Appeal against conviction and penalty.
Stay of Proceedings Granted.
​TBA
​KELLY, Gavin
Against the decision of Stewards on 29 December 2020 - disobeying stewards direction, charged under AHRR 238 - fine of $1,000 ($750 wholly suspended for 12 months)
Appeal against conviction and penalty.​​
​4 February 2021​

​​CROSSWELL, David
​​Against the decision of Stewards on 10 December 2020 - ​Highland Chief stood down for 28 days, charged under GAR 69(1).
Appeal against conviction and penalty.
Stay of Proceedings Granted.
​TBA
​FORD, Scott
​Against the decision of the Director of Racing on 10 November 2020 not to grant a Driver C Licence for 2020-21 season
​9 December 2020
​Decision Reserved
CROOK, Conor
Against the decision of Stewards on 25 October 2020 - suspension for 3 race dates, charged under AHRR 163 (1)(a)(iii). Appeal against conviction and penalty.
Stay of Proceedings Granted.​​
9 December 2020
​Appeal Upheld
GAFFNEY, Leanne
Against the decision of Stewards on 21 October 2020 - presenting Tessie with a prohibited substance (Arsenic) to the Devonport Racing Club meeting on 26 July 2020. Fine of $2,500. Appeal against conviction and penalty.​21 January 2021
​NETTLEFOLD, Douglas
Against the decision of Stewards on 10 June 2020  - presenting Blame it on Me with a prohibited substance - charged under AHRR 190 (1)(2)&(4). Disqualification of Blame it on Me from subject race. Invoking of suspended fine of $1000 for a previous breach of the same rule (under the provisions of AHRR 256(c)) 
11 September 2020

Adjourned

Hearing to be reconvened at a later date



Finali​sed App​​eals​

​​Name​
​Reason
​Appeal Hearing Date
​Outcome


CRAWFORD, Brian
 
Against the decision of Stewards on 14 February 2019 -  Blackwood Vegas stood down for period of 28 days (Hobart only), GRA 69(A)(1) failure to pursue
5 March 2019
Dismissed
MCDONALD, Troy
Against the decision of Stewards on 3 March 2019 - suspension for 3 race dates AHRR 163 (c) (1) Shift inside marker pylons.
A Stay of proceedings was granted
27 March 2019​​Upheld
​MUHCU, BulentAgainst the decision of the Stewards on 24 April 2019 - suspension for one race meeting AR 131(a) Careless Riding​15 May 2019

​Appeal against conviction: Dismissed

Appeal against penalty: Varied to reprimand

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