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Murderer Plea for Parole

Murderer Plea for Parole

Supreme Court Of Victoria. Image: Nickbenanh Cc By-sa 3 0

Murderer Plea for Parole

The man who is currently serving a life sentence after murdering Whorouly mother of two, Karen Chetcuti, is now pleading to be eligible for parole.

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Murderer Micheal Cardamone appeared via video link yesterday at the Supreme Court to ask for a parole term, following the horrific murder in 2016 where he violently attacked his neighbour Mrs Chetcuti, sedated her with horse tranquilliser, injected her with battery acid, set her on fire while she was still alive, and then later drove over her.

Micheal’s the first Victorian killer that has been sentenced for life without parole, which his lawyer is defending that the punishment is outside current sentencing practices and usually only given to offenders who had killed multiple times.

The court heard the plea and decided the verdict will come at a later date.

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