Stewards on the 23rd December 2013 conducted an Inquiry into the Greyhound “Raw Scrawla” having raced at Shepparton Greyhound Racing Club on the 14th October, whilst under a stand down period from Temora Greyhound Racing Club on 12th October 2013.
Stewards heard evidence from Ms Jess Fothergill.
After considering the evidence, Stewards charged Ms Fothergill with a breach of GAR86 (o) in that she did a thing, or omitted to do a thing, which, in the opinion of the Stewards or the Controlling Body, as the case may be, was negligent, dishonest, corrupt, fraudulent or improper, or constituted misconduct.
Ms Fothergill pleaded guilty to the charge.
Stewards found Ms Fothergill guilty as charged and fined her the sum of $200. When considering the penalty, Stewards took into account Ms Fothergill’s submissions and her previous record in this area.