Priovolidis v R [2016] NSWCCA 201

CRIMINAL LAW – sentence – appeal – double punishment – applicant convicted of offences under s 51B(1) and s 52A(4) Crimes Act 1900 (NSW) – offences of police pursuit and aggravated dangerous driving occasioning grievous bodily harm – where elements in common between two offences – driver of motor vehicle escaping police pursuit causing danger to other persons – where both offences committed in short time and close proximity – whether primary judge erred in sentencing offender twice for elements in common – whether on the facts offences relate to single act or separate and discrete sets of conduct

Michelle Rabsch appeared for the appellant.