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Goussis, Evangelos v The King [2022] VSCA 255

CRIMINAL LAW, APPEAL
Victorian Court of Appeal
Judge(s): 
Beach JA
Parties: 

Goussis, Evangelos v The King

Judgment Date: 
21 November 2022
Catchwords: 

CRIMINAL LAW - Conviction - Application for leave to second appeal - Public interest immunity - Chief Commissioner of Victoria Police ordered to produce documents - Redactions made by Chief Commissioner on basis of relevance, public interest immunity and statutory prohibitions - Means by which Chief Commissioner's claims are to be heard and determined - Whether contradictor should be appointed - Whether confidential affidavit and submissions should be provided, on appropriate undertakings, to applicant's lawyers, or whether amicus curiae should be appointed.

APPEAL - Appeal from judicial registrar's order that confidential affidavit and submissions be provided, on appropriate undertakings, to applicant's lawyers - Appeal by way of hearing de novo - Appeal dismissed.

Commonwealth v Northern Land Council (1993) 176 CLR 604; Jackson v Wells (1985) 5 FCR 296, referred to.

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