The inquiry into 4 alleged optimistic swabs from horses skilled at Toowoomba by Ben Currie has been deferred to permit a authorized challenge to be resolved.
The inquiry was to have begun in Brisbane on Monday however the date was vacated by consent within the Supreme Courtroom on Friday.
Currie faces 4 prices regarding alleged prohibited substances being present in Depraved Trilogy at Kilroy on December 2, 2017 and three in 2018 – Shakira at Toowoomba on January 28, Karaharaga at Rockhampton on July 6 and Dreamscope at Toowoomba on September 16.
The Queensland Racing Integrity Fee has not made public the character of the prohibited substances.
Currie’s attorneys filed a Supreme Courtroom software which was to be heard on Friday.
It was to be argued stewards had erred in not permitting Currie’s solicitor Michael O’Connor to attend Monday’s inquiry to advise his consumer.
It was additionally to be argued Monday’s inquiry ought to be vacated till after an additional software to the Supreme Courtroom was heard subsequent month.
That software is in regard to 28 unrelated prices Currie is dealing with and is ready down for a Supreme Courtroom judicial evaluation on February 22.
On Friday the events agreed that because the matter of authorized illustration in inquiries was central to each circumstances they need to be heard collectively on February 22.
It’s now unlikely both matter involving Currie can have a outcome for a number of months.