Tag Archives: Australian Commonwealth Director of Public Prosecutions

ACCUSED FREED IN ERROR – Wednesday July 17 2013

– The alleged bookkeeper of a syndicate accused of sourcing more than 100 sex workers for Melbourne brothels was mistakenly released from immigration detention hours after being transported from a court complex. A magistrate on Monday bailed Zhe Fang, 35, … Continue reading

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GUILTY, BUT AT LARGE – Friday July 12 2013

– Anti-mafia investigators in Italy are angry their Government has failed to jail three Australian-based Calabrian mafiosi over drug busts worth $2 billion. The Mr Big of the trio, Victorian-born Nicola Ciconte, 58, died of pneumonia in a Cambodian hospital … Continue reading

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ARMY’S SEX RING POOLED WOMEN – Saturday June 15 2013

– In a perverse game of show-and-tell, army officers at the centre of an internet sex scandal circulated videos and naked photographs of women to challenge fellow members of the “Jedi Council” to try to bed them too. Emails sent … Continue reading

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MORE POWERS, FEWER RIGHTS – Tuesday February 26 2013

– They can compel you to hand over evidence. You can be forced to answer questions in secret hearings and then prohibited from telling anyone about it. You may not be a suspect, but if you fail to comply you … Continue reading

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SLIPPER ON TRAVEL CHARGES – Tuesday January 8 2013

– Former Speaker Peter Slipper is facing charges he misused taxpayer-funded Cabcharge vouchers after a lengthy investigation by the Australian Federal Police. Only weeks after sexual harassment allegations against him were thrown out by the Federal Court, the one-time Liberal … Continue reading

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