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ONCE LIONISED, WHISTLEBLOWERS NOW THE ENEMIES OF A SECURITY-OBSESSED STATE – Saturday July 13 2013

– Deep Throat would meet journalist Bob Woodward in an underground carpark at 2am, their meetings arranged through the signal of a red flag in an old flower pot or codes circled in the newspaper. Four decades later, Bradley Manning … Continue reading

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PARENTS DEFEND FUGITIVE ANARCHIST – Monday December 31 2012

– The parents of a Victorian woman wanted for questioning by Mexican counter-terrorism investigators insist their daughter is a caring and gentle person who had no direct involvement with anarchist bombings. The Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade has confirmed … Continue reading

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COPS STEAL KILLER’S DIARY – Saturday December 8 2012

– A retired Homicide Squad detective has broken a 25-year silence to admit he stole Queen Street killer Frank Vitkovic’s diary to stop Vitkovic’s family destroying it. Former Detective Senior Sergeant Jim Conomy said he had no regrets about stealing … Continue reading

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PREDATORS ON PROWL – Tuesday December 4 2012

– Random sexually motivated attacks have sparked fears about predators targeting women walking alone on the street. Two attacks on the same day last week, both involving opportunistic attacks, have police worried about increasingly violent assaults on our streets. A … Continue reading

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NOTHING SHORT OF ANARCHY – Wednesday November 14 2012

– Rebecca Harrison was extremely curious when the Australian Security Intelligence Organisation unexpectedly contacted her last month. What the Monash University student and part-time political activist didn’t know was that she had been drawn into a new counter-terrorism probe, and … Continue reading

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MIGRATION FRAUDSTER DUPED STUDENTS’ PARENTS – Friday November 9 2012

– The head of a major migration scam not only deceived the Australian Government but fooled the parents of international students that their children had graduated with high scores from Melbourne’s best universities. Investigators estimate fake migration agent Qi Zhou’s … Continue reading

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CYBER SCAM ALARM – Monday April 9 2012

– Personal details of thousands of Australians are being sold to international crime syndicates siphoning millions of dollars from retirees and naive investors. The nation’s peak crime body says the Federal Government’s databases are also at risk of being hacked. … Continue reading

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