Racing precedents

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

Applicant

Peter Geoffrey Cribb

Result

Appeal allowed

Decision

Fine of $2,000 under Rule 175(a) for accepting bets at a place other than as permitted. Appeal upheld, penalty set aside.

Racing type

Thoroughbred

Thoroughbred racing rules

Offence type

Conduct

Precedent

The Victorian legislation was considered in the case of DPP v COSTER...."discussion related to prices" did not lend the required certainty to the transaction to characterise it as a bet.

Paragraph number: 7 and 9

Decision file

Page reviewed 18 July 2022