IN THE MATTER OF THE APPEAL OF LICENSED TRAINING PARTNERHSIP GAI WATERHOUSE & ADRIAN BOTT.
Before the Racing NSW Appeal Panel - Gai Waterhouse and Adrian Bott
Licensed Training Partnership Gai Waterhouse & Adrian Bott lodged an appeal against conviction and penalty after being found guilty by the Stewards of a breach of AR175A. On 27 April 2017 the Partnership was fined $5,000 by Stewards for a breach of that Rule. This Appeal was heard on Friday, 2 June 2017 at the office of Racing NSW. On that date the Panel reserved its decision.
On 9 June 2017, the Panel gave the following orders:
1. The appeal against the finding of guilt is dismissed. 2. The finding of guilt for a breach of AR175A is confirmed 3. The appeal against penalty is dismissed 4. The penalty of fine in the sum of $5,000 is confirmed 5. The appeal deposit is forfeited
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