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Prosecutor vows to fight on as Tony Mokbel looks for release from jail – The Age

The Director of Public Prosecutions is not admitting defeat against the drug kingpin after one of his convictions was quashed by the Court of Appeal.

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The hunt and capture of Mokbel in 2007 formed the centre-piece of law enforcements widely publicised successes during the Melbourne gangland war.
Mokbel is the third person to have a conviction quashed due to the misconduct of Ms Gobbo and Victoria Polices anti-gangland Purana taskforce, whose exploits formed the basis for the celebrated TV series Underbelly.
Nicola Gobbo with Tony Mokbel in 2004.Credit:Nine News
But the Victorian Director of Public Prosecutions has refused to accept there was a…

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