Sacco v The Queen [2018] VSCA 353

The applicant was found guilty of attempting to pervert the course of justice, in DPP v Sacco (Unreported, County Court of Victoria, Judge Murphy, 10 August 2018) and appealed the conviction on the ground that a ‘substantial miscarriage of justice' had occurred in Sacco v The Queen [2018] VSCA 353. In her submissions was an eight page document … Continue reading Sacco v The Queen [2018] VSCA 353

Members Equity Bank Pty Ltd v Elefterescu [2018] VSC 223

In Members Equity Bank Pty Ltd v Elefterescu [2018] VSC 223 the second defendant contended that Associate Justice Lansdowne refused the challenge to her standing, which raised the need to issue notices under s 78B of the Judiciary Act 1902 (Cth) on the basis of the effect of ‘the removal of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II … Continue reading Members Equity Bank Pty Ltd v Elefterescu [2018] VSC 223

Donohue v Victorian Electoral Commission [2015] VSC 98

In Donohue v Victorian Electoral Commission [2015] VSC 98 Garde J considered an application by GJ Donohue to restrain the State general election.  The statement of issues relied upon included: The removal of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth the Second, Her heirs and successors and subjects from statute law within the State of Western Australia The creation … Continue reading Donohue v Victorian Electoral Commission [2015] VSC 98

The Corica’s

With a litigation history that rivals that of vexatious litigant Wayne Glew, the Corica's have been involved in at least 17 failed cases in which various flawed contentions were submitted. Although many of the following matters ran concurrently and on the same subject, I have divided them into their particular series as: (1) Corica v … Continue reading The Corica’s

You should be hung for treason

We see a sense of frustration frequently on social media, that the courts are “corrupt” because they are not upholding the “true law”, and following the fantastical script the OPCA adherent has in their head. This is often followed with calls of "treason" and threats that all politician, police and lawyers should be “hung for … Continue reading You should be hung for treason

United Kingdom of Australia

The Kingdom of Australia is an OPCA cult headed by Steven Spiers, and founded on the flawed concepts he expressed in his papers  “Realm and Commonwealth” and “Realm and Man”. The basic storyline is that Australia achieved sovereignty following WWI, by virtue of the sacrifice made by the ANZAC's, it had forged a realm, a … Continue reading United Kingdom of Australia

Mick Arnup‎

Another Wayne Glew follower, being led down a garden path into inevitable failure in the courts... just like their guru... Mick Arnup‎ posted to Wayne Glew: "I totally understand that the 1867 Queensland constitution and the Australia Act are all unlawful, but what can I do now?" In response, Wayne Glew deleted his post. reading Mick Arnup‎

Commonwealth Bank Of Australia v Palermo [2019] WASC 28

The bank brought proceedings against Ms Palermo, claiming it was owed money pursuant to loan agreements with Ms Palermo.  The Bank also claimed possession of Ms Palermo's land pursuant to a mortgage securing those loans.  In Commonwealth Bank Of Australia v Palermo [2019] WASC 28,  Ms Palermo refused to file a proper defence, but submitted … Continue reading Commonwealth Bank Of Australia v Palermo [2019] WASC 28

Peter Scott Haughton

Peter Scott Haughton ran a series of cases in 2019-2020, here are a few of those that are published. (1) Haughton v Roder [2019] SASC 199  (2) Haughton v Chapman [2019] SASC 200  (3) Haughton v Australia And New Zealand Banking Group Ltd [2019] SASC 198 (4) Haughton v Australia and New Zealand Banking Group … Continue reading Peter Scott Haughton

Cardinia Shire Council v Kraan [2017] VMC024

Cardinia Shire Council v Kraan [2017] VMC024 The defendant makes 49 various submissions challenging the validity of the proceeding brought against him by the Cardinia Shire Council, and the jurisdiction of the Court to hear the charges. He raised these submissions by tendering a document prepared by Wayne Glew, in which he contends that the Magistrates … Continue reading Cardinia Shire Council v Kraan [2017] VMC024

Sill v City of Wodonga [2017] VSC 671

Sill v City of Wodonga [2017] VSC 671 This is a case about a disputed $22.50 dog licence fee.  To use the words of the applicant in his written case: "This case started with a notice from my Local Government Office in Wodonga, the notice said I had to pay for a $22.50 annual dog … Continue reading Sill v City of Wodonga [2017] VSC 671

James Rech

Like many other failed constitutional theorists in the past, James Rech has styled himself as a "Commonwealth Public Official" which he claims endows him with powers over the judiciary and government. His contentions are borrowed from vexatious litigants Wayne Glew and Brian Shaw, relating to "the Crown being removed from the states" due to amendments to … Continue reading James Rech

Mike Holt (CIR NOW)

Mike Holt runs the CIR NOW website, (citizens initiated referendum now) and several other blogs and accounts, such as The Bloody Aussie Battler YouTube channel. The CIR NOW website is full of OPCA related content and pseudo legal myths, constitutional misconceptions spread by various vexatious litigants and more... Here are a few examples of the … Continue reading Mike Holt (CIR NOW)

Dezi Freeman

Dezi Freeman "metaphorically" arrests a Magistrate!! There is an internet rumour being spread in facebook groups that OPCA adherent Dezi Freeman "arrested magistrate Ian Watkins" during a "civil hearing he was presiding over in the Wangaratta Magistrates Court" on Friday the 31st of May 2019. The post in a Facebook page called Alpine Regional News, (which quite ironically, … Continue reading Dezi Freeman

Russell-Taylor v Jackson – Nelson & Anor [2007] SASC 15

Russell-Taylor v Jackson - Nelson & Anor [2007] SASC 15 The appellant alleged treason on the basis that the Governor of South Australia has “deliberately and wilfully sought to deprive or depose her Majesty from the style, honour or royal name of the imperial crown of the United Kingdom”, and against the Department of Public … Continue reading Russell-Taylor v Jackson – Nelson & Anor [2007] SASC 15

Wayne Glew

Wayne Kenneth Glew 1 has an extensive OPCA and constitutional litigation history.  In fact, the decisions made in Wayne's cases are relied upon, whenever similar contentions are brought before courts today, and in many cases they have become precedent in the particular point of law. Here is a brief summary of cases past:  Glew & … Continue reading Wayne Glew