Saxon, drugs and rock ‘n roll: the outlandish tale of two Auckland – Stuff

Lloyd Saxon in Auckland's CBD - he loves to go running, saying it's a far better high than drugs.

Lloyd Saxon in Auckland’s CBD – he loves to go running, saying it’s a far better high than drugs.

Lloyd Saxon rummages through memorabilia in his van: the briefcase he had when he was arrested 26 years ago (busted open by police); a Penthouse magazine featuring a spread on he and his brother’s drug smuggling exploits; a giant-sized reward poster in his brother’s name.

Finally he finds the document he’s looking for, one he’s kept close for a quarter of a century – a ledger, neatly written in black biro with a list of names and numbers next to each.

It was written by his brother, music tour manager Ian Hall Saxon, and produced at trial as evidence of what happened to one of Australia’s biggest ever hashish shipments.

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