Tag Archives: Michael Williamson

ARREST HORROR START TO LABOR CAMPAIGN – Friday February 1 2013

– Julia Gillard’s high-stakes election strategy was rocked when ex-Labor MP Craig Thomson was arrested on 149 fraud charges – including allegedly using union funds to pay for prostitutes. In a horrid start to the political year for the Prime … Continue reading

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SECRET HELP FOR POLICE ON HSU CASE – Monday November 5 2012

– For the past eight months, instead of carrying out union boss Michael Williamson’s alleged requests to destroy documents, including American Express card statements, two brothers who produced the Health Services Union newsletter, have been secretly assisting police. The stunning … Continue reading

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CHARGES LOOM FOR MP – Thursday October 25 2012

– Victorian police are considering multiple criminal charges against suspended Labor MP Craig Thomson, including for allegedly receiving secret commissions while he was a union boss. The NSW and Victorian police have been closely cooperating on some aspects of the … Continue reading

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SPOTLIGHT ON UNION CHIEFS – Friday October 5 2012

– Five current and former senior Health Services Union officials are in police crosshairs, after its former national president was yesterday charged with a string of offences over allegedly trying to cover up the union scandal. In a dramatic escalation … Continue reading

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MORE STRIFE FOR UNION BOSS – Thursday May 3 2012

– Health Services Union boss Michael Williamson was allegedly caught trying to take documents out of the union’s office during a police raid yesterday. He faces the possibility of charges of hindering a criminal investigation. Sydney Fraud Squad head Detective … Continue reading

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