YouTube Racist ordered to stay away from Jewish facilities

May 19, 2009 by J-Wire Staff
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Brendon O’Connell, a Perth man who uploaded antisemitic video on to the YouTube site has been charged with conduct likely to incite animosity or racist harassment.

Brendan O'Connell with text - YouTube still

Brendan O'Connell with text - YouTube still

Appearing in Perth Magistrates Court today, the 29-year-old was released on $5,000 bail and ordered to stay away from all Jewish facilities and from Perth’s Campbell Barracks. The barracks bar was at the behest of the WA police who told J-Wire they houses the Australian Army’s crack SAS unit.

O’Connell, due in court again on June 9, was also ordered to stay at least 100m from the Jewish youth he allegedly harassed and has to report to the police daily

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