Superyacht owner James Blee refused bail following Port of Newcastle cocaine haul

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By Ethan Hamilton
Updated May 15 2022 - 12:04am, first published May 14 2022 - 4:00am
Superyacht owner tied to Port of Newcastle cocaine haul refused bail

An alleged drug importer tied to the discovery of a dead diver near a $20 million cocaine haul in Newcastle has been formally refused bail.

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Ethan Hamilton

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Ethan Hamilton started as a digital/ print journalist with the Newcastle Herald in 2021 after interning with ACM's Voice of Real Australia/ Forgotten River podcast. Ethan is from a small town in the Upper Hunter and has lived in Newcastle since beginning university in 2017. He has a passion for community storytelling and being part of the region's future.