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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.



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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