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Nguyen, Dang Khoa v The Queen [2020] VSCA 18

CRIMINAL LAW
Victorian Court of Appeal
Judge(s): 
Whelan, Priest and Weinberg JJA
Parties: 

Nguyen, Dang Khoa v The Queen

Judgment Date: 
14 February 2020
Catchwords: 

CRIMINAL LAW - Procedure - Application for extension of time to file application for leave to appeal against sentence - Convicted of murder and attempted murder - Total effective sentence 24 years' imprisonment, non-parole period 19 years - Unsatisfactory explanation for substantial delay - No reasonable prospect that Court of Appeal would impose lesser sentence - Application for extension of time refused - Kentwell v The Queen (2014) 252 CLR 601; [2014] HCA 37, Derwish v The Queen [2016] VSCA 72, R v Davis (2003) 6 VR 538; [2003] VSCA 173 applied.

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