October 31, 2014

Update to Tasmanian DPP conviction for negligent driving

Tim Ellis, the Tasmanian DPP convicted by a Hobart Magistrate of negligent driving in June 2014 has appealed to the Supreme Court of Tasmania. According to The Examiner he argues several grounds including: a wrongful finding by the Magistrate that Ellis’ defence was that he was at all times “utterly […]
October 13, 2014

Fatal fall-asleep road accidents

Have you heard of the recent conviction of the Tasmanian Director of Public Prosecutions, Tim Ellis? He was convicted by the Hobart Magistrates Court of causing death of a young woman by negligent driving during a car crash. The incident occurred in March 2013 at Lovely Banks in the Midlands […]