“I WAS SHOCKED! MOTHER, 76, WAS THE MASTERMIND – SAYS BRIAN GOUDIE
plot to be sprung from jail in Pattaya by a fake Scottish advocate has been
sentenced to 33 years in prison.
school on the Eastern Seaboard, was sentenced on November 14th, said
Sutham Siribunyawat, principal lawyer at Sukhothai International Lawyers in
Bangkok said today.
after Miller’s mother, Barbara Fanelli Miller of Wisconsin, complained that
Brian Goudie, the boss of a firm called Alba Laws, had taken her for US$300,000
promising the release of her son, from Nong Plalai Prison, Pattaya.
|Goudie – ran company called Alba Laws|
|Sutham – ‘Boiler Room Buster’|
extensive research into how the US$300,000 had been spent.
estimation. How do we know? Goudie’s
legal team, who have left him have been very helpful.”
lawyers, some 50,000 spent on police, and some 350,000 spent on compensating an
alleged victim, said Sutham.
Court in February to go to trial for cheating Mrs. Fanelli Miller.
|Ian Tracy ‘Mercy Centre’ Prison Visitor|
who promised he could help.
She said she was met at Suvarnabhumi International Airport
by Briton Ian Tracy, who was a volunteer prison visitor for the ‘Mercy Centre’
where Tracy also lived and Goudie gave her a 100 per cent guarantee that she
would be able to take her son back home.
but Goudie said that it was just a matter of talking to the right people. The
costs however would be expensive.
clients from Nong Plalai Prison, Pattaya, including Ulster drugs trafficker
Jimmy ‘Doc’ Halliday, and a Briton wanted for murder in Spain.
payment or as a guarantee against payment.
shortly before he died in hospital under prison guard of necrotising fasciitis,
a flesh eating disease.
bill. He paid the Bangkok-Pattaya
hospital just one million baht of a two million baht bill, sold Halliday’s 2.5
million baht condo in a complex called View Talay 2, and re-assigned the deeds
of the ‘Jaggy Thistle’ pub to himself and to his cash receiving company Ramidin Co. Ltd., which has an identical company with an account at HSBC in Hong Kong.
Goudie was not a lawyer but a former convict.
been jailed in Australia for ‘stealing as a servant’ and given three two year
prison sentences – two to run consecutively.
residency rejected his application and in the judgment he was described as a ‘person
not of good character’.
to his dishonesty. His wife June Weiss
said: “He considered honest people to be stupid”.
Bank of Scotland for which a warrant for his arrest had been issued in 1994.
The warrant has since expired. His alleged co-conspirators also fled to
on charges of pretending to be a lawyer and also a former Captain in the Royal Marines in charge of 120 men, to obtain pecuniary advantage, plays
down his role in the Miller affair.
He has already admitted in court he does not have any legal qualifications.
He states: “When Barbara Miller revealed to lawyers a long
history of mental health issues and previous treatment with drugs designed to
chemically castrate Greg Miller, it is alleged the relationship with lawyers
turned sour, who had allegedly advised Miller to plead guilty as part of a plea
bargain arrangement – which he refused to accept”.
his client thus breaching the most elementary legal ethics.
paedophile – and was actually living on his premises when police raided the
Jaggie Thistle early this year. Tracy is
now serving four years in Nong Plalai prison for offences against young boys.
Thai Police could do not worse than interview Ian Tracy in Nong Plalai Prison.
innocent unless proved otherwise. He
only started referring to Miller as a ‘depraved’ child abuser after legal
proceedings were began against him.
“I am in Thailand on a legal British passport and I have built up a good and reputable business”.
He admitted that he had taken the ‘Jaggie Thistle’ and an apartment from Jimmy ‘Doc’ Halliday before he died.
“But I paid for him to get out of prison and into hospital to save his life. He was a man who did not have a reputation for paying his bills. You would do the same.
As for Ian Tracy he said: “I had absolutely no idea that man was on charges of sexual abuse of minors. If I had known he would not be allowed near my place”.
was just playing for time – something the Thai justice system has given him so easily.
|Comment: Utilities now cut off from this apartment which he tried to obtain in lieu of extravagant
Goudie looks like he is planning to move. He is trying to sell the ‘Jaggy Thistle’in Pattaya and Bang Kao Bay Residences on Koh Samui. He claims work has started on Bang Kao Bay – it hasn’t.
The two properties were both acquired in a very questionable way – in his role as a British barrister.