Both sides are denied a final resolution as Luke Lazarus won't face a rape retrial | Richard Ackland

The appeal judges found it would be oppressive to put Lazarus to the “worry of a third trial”. One wonders how the 18-year old woman might feel

Luke Lazarus will not have to face a retrial for the alleged rape of an 18-year old woman in a laneway at the rear of his father’s Soho bar in Kings Cross.

This is so even though the NSW court of criminal appeal found that the reasons of the trial judge, Robyn Tupman, were flawed in a material respect and to that extent the appeal by the prosecutor had succeeded.

Read More

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *