Lawyer X: getaway driver convicted of gangland murder granted right to appeal

Faruk Orman’s case has been referred to appeals court over potential miscarriage of justice involving Nicola Gobbo

The case of a getaway driver jailed for 20 years for killing Melbourne career criminal Victor Peirce has been referred to the appeals court over a potential miscarriage of justice involving his lawyer Nicola Gobbo, also known as “Lawyer X”.

Attorney General Jill Hennessy has used her powers to refer Faruk Orman’s matter to the court of appeal for hearing.

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Source: The Guardian
Lawyer X: getaway driver convicted of gangland murder granted right to appeal