Racing precedents

A list of precedents from determinations made by the Racing Penalties Appeal Tribunal.


Alex James Lindsay




Warning off for a period of 2 years and 6 months under Rule 231(1)(d) for an improper act in holding at the one time six unmuzzled greyhounds. Warning off for a period of 18 months under Rule 234(16)(i) for using insulting words towards an official. Both periods of warning off to be served concurrently. Appeal dismissed, penalties confirmed.

Racing type


Greyhound racing rules

Offence type



This argument relates specifically to the conviction of the appellant for breach of Rule 231(1)(d)? jurisdiction to consider the Dog Act when considering whether the acts of the appellant constituted a breach of Rule 231(1)(d) by being an improper act.

Paragraph number: 7

Decision file

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