The appellant commenced proceedings for defamation against the respondent defendants after the expiration of the limitation period. The appellant applied for an extension of time within which to sue. That application was dismissed and judgment was entered for the respondent defendants. The appeal against the decision of the primary judge was dismissed.
Sam McCarthy appeared for the first respondent, instructed by Carter Newell.
Kristi Riedel appeared for the second respondent, instructed by HWL Ebsworth.
The judgment is published here.