A smuggler's boat loaded with asylum seeker was intercepted by the Australian Navy as it headed to Christmas Island.
According to the charges, less than 10 percent of investor funds were to be spent on the production of The smuggler.
Growing up the son of a smuggler has given him an important perspective: weed is, after all, a drug.
1660s, from Low German smuggeln or Dutch smokkelen "to transport (goods) illegally," apparently a frequentative formation of a word meaning "to sneak" (from Proto-Germanic *smuganan; cf. Dutch smuigen "to eat secretly;" Swedish smyg "a lurking-hole," Danish smughandel "contraband trade," Norwegian smjuga, Old English smeogan "to creep"), perhaps literally "to slip (contraband through)," from Proto-Germanic *(s)muk- (see smock).