Full Court Minute Books

Case A26/2016

Bucca v. The Queen

Case No.


Related matter.

A24/2016 – Castle v. The Queen

Case Information

Lower Court Judgment

3/12/2015 Supreme Court of South Australia (Court of Criminal Appeal) (Kourakis CJ, Parker J, Lovell J)

[2015] SASCFC 180


Criminal law – Evidence – Confessions and admissions – Application of proviso – Where statement was incorrectly admitted – Misdirection and non-direction

Criminal law – Evidence – Propensity evidence – Possession of firearms – Whether court of appeal erred in holding that evidence regarding the possession of firearms was correctly admitted.

Short particulars


25/05/2016 Hearing (SLA, Melbourne)

07/06/2016 Notice of appeal

29/06/2016 Written submissions (Appellant)

29/06/2016 Chronology (Appellant)

20/07/2016 Written submissions (Respondent)

03/08/2016 Reply

31/08/2016 Hearing (Full Court, Canberra)

16/11/2016 Judgment (Judgment summary)