Tag Archives: George Brandis

TERRORIST CLEARED BY MISTAKE – Friday May 31 2013

– A convicted Egyptian terrorist who arrived in Australia by boat as an asylum seeker was mistakenly cleared by ASIO for release into the community even though he was on an Interpol red-alert list. Even after the mistake was realised, … Continue reading

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THOMSON HAS 100,000 FOOD REASONS TO BE SMILING – Friday May 17 2013

– Craig Thomson stands to pocket more than $100,000 from the Australian taxpayer by running as an independent. The scandal-plagued NSW MP has backed away from his explosive claim that Labor offered him a deal not to contest his NSW … Continue reading

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LABOR ADVISER CLEARED OVER AUSTRALIA DAY PROTEST – Friday July 6 2012

– One of Julia Gillard’s advisers was acting “within the scope of his duties” when he passed on information that unwittingly led to Australia Day protests, police say. Federal police documents, released under Freedom Of Information, show Tony Hodges passed … Continue reading

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SHOE MAY END UP ON OTHER FOOT – Monday January 30 2012

– Pressure is mounting on the Prime Minister, with the Australia Day debacle torpedoing Labor’s attempts to woo voters back. The Opposition is using Julia Gillard’s refusal to call for an inquiry into her staff’s behaviour as another weapon to … Continue reading

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