Tag Archives: drugs in sport

DRUGS IN SPORT RESPONSE ‘HYSTERICAL’ – Thursday May 30

– The Gillard Government has been accused of prematurely tarring thousands of sports people, as the high-profile drugs-in-sport operation is revealed to be at a much earlier stage than first suggested. Three months after the “blackest day in sport” media … Continue reading

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POLICE FIND WAY TO REVEAL DIRT – Wednesday May 15 2013

– Police have identified a way they believe allows them to tip off the racing industry about dodgy jockeys, trainers and owners without breaking the law. And the AFL yesterday made an appeal to police to also tell it of … Continue reading

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MEET MR BIG…MUSCLES, TATTS AND BIKIE MATES – Thursday March 28 2013

– Gym owner Tony Doherty is a man who doesn’t discriminate. Much like the courts, his gyms are among the few places where elite sportspeople rub shoulders with underworld figures, policemen – even judges. Sometimes they are scenes of drama. … Continue reading

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COPS IN STEROID CLAIM – Monday March 25 2013

– An anti-ageing clinic operator linked to the drugs in sport controversy has been accused of trafficking steroids with police officers. The Herald Sun can reveal that a serving police officer has been accused of dealing in steroids with Derek … Continue reading

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BODY OF EVIDENCE : HOW POLICE BUSTED STEROID SUPPLY RING – Tuesday February 26 2013

– It was 2008 and Walter Reynolds was bankrupt. On his last roll of the dice, the 63-year-old gym enthusiast decided to get into the supplements business, selling performance-enhancing peptides, steroids and other restricted substances from an office tucked away … 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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ACC: WHAT A CRIMINAL WASTE – Monday February 18 2013

– Controversy over the Australian Crime Commission report on organised crime and drugs in sport has highlighted the downgrading of the ACC from a royal commission-style investigative body to a mere crime intelligence agency. The change in direction by the … Continue reading

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BUSTED WITH BIKIES – Saturday February 16 2013

– AFL players have been caught on telephone taps talking with underworld figures, including bikies involved in drug dealing. The outlaw motorcycle club members, some of whom constantly travel to Asian nations that produce steroids and peptides, have been distributing … Continue reading

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BIKIE GANG LINK TO STARS – Tuesday February 12 2013

– The AFL has revealed serious concerns about players associating with outlaw bikie gangs. AFL boss Andrew Demetriou said last night all clubs had been warned of growing links between footballers and organised crime groups, namely bikies, who dealt in … Continue reading

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CROOKED BOUNCE INTO ARMS OF CRIMS – Saturday February 9 2013

– The undercover detective didn’t need to check official records to identify the heavy lurking in the corner of the pub, there to protect one of Australia’s biggest speed dealers. Just a few weeks earlier, the policeman, along with 60,000 … Continue reading

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