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STOCKMAN, LEGAL AFFAIRS REPORTER
20 Sep, 2010 09:16
is expected to be in place at the ACT
Supreme Court today for the first day in the
murder trial of Russell Norman Field.
accused of shooting dead two people,
including a senior figure within a local
chapter of the Rebels motorcycle gang
outside his Chisholm home on March 24 last
''Rebel Rick'' Roberts and Gregory Peter
Carrigan were gunned down in Couchman
Crescent just after 3pm.
the sergeant-at-arms of the southern
Canberra chapter of the Rebels.
and Field had previously had relationships
with Roberts' then partner.
Field has been
held in solitary confinement for his own
protection since his arrest nearly 18 months
Representatives from the Supreme Court, ACT
Policing and each legal team have been in
discussions for several weeks over security
arrangements for the trial.