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Jock Palfreeman on Australian Story

See also : Free Jock.

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Jock Palfreeman loses final appeal

Despite abundant and obvious evidence supporting his case, as expected, in Sofia, Bulgaria, 24-year-old Australian man Jock Palfreeman has lost his final appeal to the Supreme Court of Cassation against a 20-year prison sentence for ‘murder with hooliganism’. The next … Continue reading

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Anarchist Federation (UK) on Jock Palfreeman (kinda)

Recently, the Anarchist Federation (UK) was asked some questions concerning the position its fraternal organisation in Bulgaria, the FAB, has taken with regards the trial and sentencing of the Australian Jock Palfreeman. Unsatisfied with the response they received from AF, … Continue reading

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Free Jock Palfreeman!

Jock Palfreeman is a young Australian currently serving a 20-year prison term for murder in Sofia, Bulgaria. Convicted in December 2009, Jock maintains his innocence. Two documentaries have been produced on Jock’s case. The first, ‘One Night in Sofia’, was … Continue reading

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Jock Palfreeman : Australian Story

The second part of the Australian Story episode (Conviction) examining Jock Palfreeman‘s case and his father’s efforts to help him obtain justice is screening on ABC1 on Monday, June 20 @ 8pm. The Palfreemans have Buckley’s chance of extracting any … Continue reading

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Jock Palfreeman : May 2011 Update

[Update : See also : Amnesty International Annual Report on Bulgaria, 2011. “Roma faced widespread discrimination. Demolitions of Romani homes and evictions of families continued. An NGO investigation found that children had died in care homes due to preventable causes, … Continue reading

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Statement from Jock Palfreeman on his appeal

Earlier this week in a Bulgarian court Jock Palfreeman lost his appeal against a 20-year prison sentence for murder. (See Dr Simon Palfreeman’s Closing Summary for more details on his defence.) The following statement from Jock is published as is: … Continue reading

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Dr Simon Palfreeman’s Closing Summary

Jock Palfreeman is currently in a Bulgarian jail in the capital of Sofia. Yesterday he lost his appeal against a 20-year prison sentence. Below is the closing summary presented by his father Simon at his trial in December 2009. It … Continue reading

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Free Jock Palfreeman! January 2011 Update

In Sofia, Bulgaria, Jock Palfreeman‘s appeal hearings have finally, after having begun in October 2010, ended. The court, in its wisdom, has decided to delay its final decision until some point in the next 30 days (see below). There were … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas Jock

Palfreeman appeal still in limbo Belinda Hawkins ABC December 23, 2010 Aussie to spend third Christmas behind bars Philip Wen The Sydney Morning Herald December 23, 2010 FREE JOCK!

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