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Crime

Career Criminal Guilty Of Another Murder, In Unprovoked Shop Stabbing

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Douglas Johnson had just got out of jail when he stabbed David Morrison for no reason.

National

National

Bourke Street Killer James Gargasoulas Given Six Life Sentences

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Melbourne rampage killer James Gargasoulas has been given six life sentences -- one for each of the lives he took.

Crime

Crime

Court Told How Far Ben Cousins Went To Conceal Drugs

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Fallen AFL champion Ben Cousins has been fined $1750 for possessing meth when he was arrested last year, but could stand trial over alleged family violence offences if negotiations stall.

Politics

Politics

Michaelia Cash's Former Adviser Refuses Question In AWU Raid Trial

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Senator Michaelia Cash's former media adviser David De Garis has refused to answer a question during a trial over police raids on the Australian Workers' Union.

National

National

AMP Worker Admits Stealing Customers' Identity Documents

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Hot on the heels of being shamed at the Banking Royal Commission, AMP is facing a new scandal, with a former worker admitting he stole customers identity documents.

World

World

Russia Jails Jehovah's Witness In Landmark Case

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A Russian court on Wednesday found a Danish adherent of the Jehovah’s Witnesses guilty of organising the activities of a banned extremist organisation.

National

National

Calls To Suspend 'Crude' Centrelink Robo-Debt In Landmark Court Challenge

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A Centrelink client is taking the government to court over the controversial 'robo-debt' system, with the government facing calls to suspend the framework during the process.

World

World

Nurse Who Allegedly Raped And Impregnated Patient Pleads Not Guilty

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A nurse accused of raping an incapacitated woman who later gave birth at a long-term care facility in Phoenix, USA has pleaded not guilty to a sexual assault charge.

Crime

Crime

Man Accused Of Throwing Cheerleader Off Balcony

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A man is expected to face court on Australia Day accused of throwing a Gold Coast cheerleader off an 11th-floor balcony six years ago.

National

National

Court Win For Woman Who Fell From Maccas Roof While On A Smoko

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A McDonald's worker who fell off the roof of a fast-food restaurant in Queensland after climbing up for a smoke has won her right to workers' compensation.

Updated

Updated

Actor Craig McLachlan Charged With Indecent Assault

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Australian actor Craig McLachlan has been charged with a series of assault offences by Victoria Police.

Crime

Crime

Stepfather Charged After Disabled Son Drowned In Bathtub

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Bec Horton walked out on her allegedly violent partner, Charlie Younes for a better life.

National

National

Can You Be Sued If An Intruder Injures Themselves In Your House?

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How far can you go in defending yourself and your property if you catch someone inside your home?

News

News

CNN Suing The White House

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CNN Going To Court Over Banned White House Correspondent

Updated

Updated

Deborah Hutton's Ex Partner Pleads Guilty To Stalking Charges, Mental Health Bid Rejected

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The former partner of media personality Deborah Hutton is pleading guilty to stalking charges, after his bid to have them dealt with under the Mental Health Act was rejected

News

News

Bourke Street Rampage: Desperate Messages To Accused From Police Revealed

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A jury in the murder trial for the man accused of running down pedestrians in Melbourne’s Bourke Street has been told of the failed police efforts to arrest him in the lead up to the tragedy.

Crime

Crime

Death Penalty Not Enough For Suitcase Murderer, Family Says

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The Supreme Court has heard harrowing victim impact statements from the loved ones of Karlie and Khandalyce Pearce-Stevenson.

National

National

Judge Strikes Out Latham's 'Extraordinary' Defamation Defence

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Latham has until the end of September to file a new defence.

Updated

Updated

Former Archbishop Philip Wilson Gets Home Detention

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Victim Peter Gogarty said he was disgusted the disgraced Catholic official will now begin a “holiday with his sister”.

Crime

Crime

Borce Ristevski To Stand Trial Over Wife's Murder

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Borce Ristevski pleaded not guilty.

Crime

Crime

Family Court Bombing: Court Case Is 'Lame', Defence Claims

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"The idea that by himself he could have constructed the bombs is absurd"

News

News

House Of Horrors: Daughter Choked By Mother For Watching Justin Bieber

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More horrific details have emerged of the abuse the children suffered at the hands of their parents.

Updated

Updated

Police Praise Brave Efforts Of 11-Year-Old Girl

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'If this doesn't reach into the heart of everyone and want a result, I don't know what else would.'

News

News

Salim Mehajer Convicted Over Domestic Violence Offence

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The controversial developer received an 18-month good behaviour bond for intimidating his ex-wife via email.

News

News

South Australian Father Jailed For Coaching Son Through Vicious Bashing Of Fellow Teen

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A man who was filmed encouraging his son to bash another young boy in Port Augusta last year is behind bars.

News

News

Salim Mehajer Arrested For Allegedly Breaching Bail

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Salim Mehajer is due to face court again, after he was arrested for allegedly breaching his bail conditions.

News

News

Woman Sentenced Over Shocking Case of Animal Neglect

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A magistrate calls the neglect and starvation of a family dog one of the worst cases of animal neglect he's ever seen, as an Adelaide woman fronts court.