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Pisasale appeals extortion convictions

Paul Pisasale is appealing his extortion convictions in Brisbane's Court of Appeal. 
A jury found the former Ipswich Mayor guilty in July.. and he was sentenced to two years jail to serve one.
The trial heard Mr Pisasale called the ex-partner of his escort Yutian Li and demanded he pay her thousands of dollars, while posing as a private investigator.
Mr Pisasale’s co offenders MS LI and his lawyer Cameron McKenzie are also having their appeals heard this morning.