The plea hearing of Echuca’s Tracey Kerr starts in Melbourne’s Supreme Court today.August 4, 2014 3:33am
The plea hearing of Echuca’s Tracey Kerr will start today in Melbourne’s Supreme Court.
The Echuca woman, 42, was found guilty in May of manslaughter for the stabbing death of Doug Barrett, 65, on May 26, 2012.
Kerr was found not guilty of murder.
She has been remanded in custody until the plea hearing, which is expected to include victim impact statements from the Crown and mitigating evidence from the defence.
Both parties are also expected to talk about the appropriate sentencing range, before the judge retires to consider the sentence.
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The first preliminary final on Saturday saw the Tungamah seniors start their campaign against Waaia at the Rennie Recreation Reserve.
The Aboriginal and wider community is mourning the death of revered Bangerang Aboriginal elder, Uncle John ‘‘Sandy’’ Atkinson.
If too much footy is never enough for you then get down to Echuca South’s oval on Sunday and catch the Echuca Moama United masters, the EMUs, in action.
TRUCKS, cars and vintage machinery took over Rochester Recreation Reserve on Tuesday last week.
KYABRAM’S Margaret and Leonard Flint have come a long way since meeting in the early 1950s.
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Berrigan Shire councillor Daryll Morris says he has been sickened by some of the vitriol and personal attacks to surface since the council’s proposal to redevelop Finley’s Memorial Hall and School of Arts site was revealed in October last year.
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The preparations for the 10th Cobram Swap Meet have been given a boost with a brand new line marker. The Rotary Club of Cobram, which organise the swap meet, applied for a volunteer grant from the Federal Government, from which it received $4600.
At 77 years of age, popular local golfer Paul ‘Tango’ has claimed his second hole-in-one.
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