Stewards Appeals

Jodie Gilbert Granted Stay Of Proceedings

New South Wales greyhound trainer Jodie Gilbert has been granted a stay of proceedings pending an appeal against her 12 month disqualification for a positive...

Simmons Lithgow Appeal Upheld

The Greyhound Racing Appeals Tribunal yesterday considered an appeal by Lithgow Greyhound Racing Club starter and Identification Steward Mr Kevin Simmons against an order from...

Perrins Disqualifications Quashed On Appeal

The seven year disqualifiations handed out to New South Wales couple Peter and Lorraine Perrin have been quashed on appeal to the Racing Appeals Tribunal....

Tail Chopper’s Disqualification Reduced on Appeal

Details have just come to hand from South Australia where Paul Burgess, who had been handed a ten year diqualification for an animal welfare issue;...

Righetti’s Amphetamine Positive From Drugged Racegoer

In a landmark decision by the Greyhound and Harness Racing Appeals Tribunal (GHRAT), the positive swab to amphetamine returned by the Dave Righetti trained greyhound...

Greyhounds Australasia’s Drug Withholding Guidelines Flawed Says Racing Appeals Tribunal

South Australia’s Racing Appeals Tribunal has cited the fact that Greyhounds Australia’s (formerly ANZGA) Drug Withholding Guidelines are flawed as reason enough to reduce South...

Carr’s Anabolic Steroid Disqualification Reduced On Appeal

Back in December 2008 John Carr was the very first Victorian Greyhound Trainer to front the GRV Stewards in relation to a positive swab to...

Debbie Prest Appeal Against Misconduct Fine Dismissed

NSW GHRRA have just advised that The Greyhound and Harness Racing Appeals Tribunal of NSW, yesterday dismissed an Appeal by Ms Debbie Prest against a...

GRNZ Seek Harsher Penalty For “Punchy” President

In stark contrast to the GRV’s pathetic handling of Jason Thompson’s alleged assault in the aftermath of the Mlebourne Cup, Greyhound Racing New Zealand has...

Magnasalis Anabolic Steroid Positive Fine Reduced On Appeal

As reported on Australian Racing Greyhound back in mid December 2008, Jimmy Magnasalis was officially NSW’s eighth anabolic steroid positive swab. At the time Magnasalis...