Karm Gilespie, a financial investor and former actor, was sentenced to death by a Guangzhou court last week. Photo: Facebook Karm Gilespie, a financial investor and former actor, was sentenced to death by a Guangzhou court last week. Photo: Facebook
Karm Gilespie, a financial investor and former actor, was sentenced to death by a Guangzhou court last week. Photo: Facebook

Australia plays down role of China tensions in Karm Gilespie death sentence

  • Deputy Prime Minister Michael McCormack says ‘we need to be very careful’ about connecting the case to the countries’ strained relations
  • Gilespie, 55, was handed the penalty for drug smuggling by a Chinese court last week, seven years after he was arrested in Guangzhou

Topic |   China-Australia relations
Karm Gilespie, a financial investor and former actor, was sentenced to death by a Guangzhou court last week. Photo: Facebook Karm Gilespie, a financial investor and former actor, was sentenced to death by a Guangzhou court last week. Photo: Facebook
Karm Gilespie, a financial investor and former actor, was sentenced to death by a Guangzhou court last week. Photo: Facebook
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