L M D v The Queen [2012] VSCA 164 (20 July 2012)

http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/vic/VSCA/2012/164.html

CRIMINAL LAW – Conviction – Indecent assault on a child under 16 and indecent act with a child under 16 – Whether trial judge erred in allowing evidence of complaints to go to the jury – Evidence Act 2008 , s 66(2A) – Whether inconsistent verdicts led to a substantial miscarriage of justice – Whether jury speculated about the timing of one of the offences leading to a substantial miscarriage of justice − Whether jury verdict unreasonable or cannot be supported having regard to the evidence – Leave granted but appeal dismissed.