Rally protester to appear in court
LILLIAN Rock grandmother Daniele Voinot-Sledge, 62, has received a notice to appear in court, accused of vandalising a section of Kyogle Road with anti-Repco Rally graffiti.
Mrs Voinot-Sledge is the wife of former Richmond Democrats candidate Scott Sledge, whoappeared in court for the same matter in October, where he declared his intention to fight thecharges.
The couple are scheduled to appear together inMurwillumbah Court on Wednesday, November 18.
However, Mrs Voinot-Sledge has warned the attempt to convict her may backfire on rally organisers.
“Me being charged will galvanise people to continue to fight the rally,” she said.