Disgraced developer Salim Mehajer will stand trial accused of trying to get out of speeding fines by blaming a series of fall guys.
The convicted fraudster pleaded not guilty to 22 charges in Burwood Local Court on Wednesday while another eight were withdrawn.
Mehajer, 카지노사이트 33, offered no comment as he left the courthouse in a navy suit and blue shirt, straining over the muscles he built during 11 months behind bars.
The bankrupt businessman allegedly named others as being behind the wheel of his luxury cars that were caught speeding between 2012 and 핑카지노주소 2014.
Disgraced developer Salim Mehajer will stand trial accused of trying to get out of a series of speeding fines by blaming a series of fall guys
He was therefore allegedly able to dodge the demerit points by getting those people, including an international student, to accrue them.
Several people have also claimed to have nothing to do with fines they received for vehicles belonging to Mehajer, police said.
The charges were filed after inquires by Strike Force Nivun, which was formed in April 2016 to investigate reports motorists were fraudulently nominated as drivers of vehicles that had been issued infringement notices.
If convicted, Mehajer could spend up to 10 years in jail.
He was arrested in February 2019 while still in jail over 77 charges of forging documents to rig the 2012 Auburn Council vote.
He was elected deputy mayor, until the council was dissolved and amalgamated with Cumberland and Parramatta in 2016.
Mehajer, 32, offered no comment as he left Burwood Local Court on Wednesday in a navy suit and blue shirt, 핑카지노주소 straining over the muscles he built during 11 months behind bars
Last September he was placed in solitary confinement inside Cooma Prison after he allegedly assaulted a correctives officer while behind bars.
He is also facing charges of allegedly faking a car crash to get out of another court appearance, and allegedly stockpiling prescription drugs while behind bars.
Mehajer’s criminal history also includes the assault of a taxi driver outside Sydney’s Star Casino in 2017, to which he pleaded guilty and received a three-year good behaviour bond.
That same day he also assaulted TV reporter Laura Banks outside a police station and received a conviction without penalty.
Mehajer is also facing trial later this year for allegedly faking a car crash on his way to court to get out of a hearing fro the taxi driver assault.
Mehajer threw the extravagant boat party on Sydney Harbour for his girlfriend Melissa Tysoe’s 30th birthday last December
Mehajer is pictured with Melissa Tysoe.The pair plastered their relationship over social media for months
Police investigated him for posing on the boat with what turned out to be fake shotguns used for laser clay pigeon shooting
Mehajer first captured the public’s attention in 2015 when his wedding to Aysha Learmonth shut down streets in Sydney’s west.
He hired four helicopters that landed in a local park, while his fiancee Aysha travelled with a $50 million motorcade of 45 motorbikes and 35 luxury cars.
But even this turned sour as she slapped him with a restraining order after their marriage broke down in 2017.
She told a court he put a tracking device on her car and called her 70 times a day.
Always ostentatious, Mehajer threw a huge birthday boat party on Sydney Harbour for his most recent girlfriend Melissa Tysoe last December.
Even that got him in hot water as police investigated him for posing on the boat with what turned out to be fake shotguns used for laser clay pigeon shooting.
Mehajer was not able to post photos of the birthday as he was banned from social media as part of his bail – despite begging a magistrate to let him use Instagram.