A man charged over a video of another man swinging a baby around like a rag doll, says he'd be happy with a trial by jury.
Christopher Charles Illingworth, 60, of Maroochydore, briefly appeared in Maroochydore Magistrates Court on Thursday charged with two counts of using a carriage service to transmit child abuse material.
His lawyer Chelsea Emery told the court the matter would be strenuously defended.
The case was adjourned to February 19, 2009, to allow the prosecution to gather more evidence.
The freelance journalist and father of four allegedly shared the video using the website Liveleak, a site similar to YouTube but mainly carrying short videos relating to news and current affairs.
Illingworth's home was raided in November by police officers from Taskforce Argos, which targets child pornography and abuse.
Illingworth was not involved in making the three-minute v
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Location: Maroochydore, Queensland, Australia (load item map)
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