Tag Archives: OPI

STEPHEN MILNE TO CHALLENGE CHARGES

Saturday September 14 2013 – Lawyers for former St Kilda AFL player Stephen Milne are considering making an application that the rape charges against him are an “abuse of process” and should be thrown out of court. Defence barrister Philip … Continue reading

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WIFE AT HIS SIDE AS MILNE FRONTS COURT- Saturday July 6 2013

– Footballer Stephen Milne’s wife stood by him as he faced his first court appearance after being charged with the rape of a teenage girl. The 33-year-old forward is accused of raping the then 19-year-old at the home of Leigh … Continue reading

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ASSASSINATION CLAIMED CAREERS, REPUTATIONS – Thursday July 4 2013

– The execution of “vampire” gigolo Shane Chartres-Abbott set off a chain reaction that still reverberates a decade later. Careers were ruined, a global manhunt was triggered and police were named as suspects in a crime that shocked Melbourne. His … Continue reading

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COUNTRY COP SHOP PROBE – Tuesday July 2 2013

– Allegations of drug dealing, bribery and failure to investigate rapes, including one of a teenage girl, have been levelled against police in eastern Victoria. The ‘Herald Sun’ can reveal the force’s professional standard command has been conducting an investigation … Continue reading

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NINE YEARS LATER AN INVESTIGATION DROPS A BOMBSHELL – Wednesday June 19 2013

– Six years after he was first accused of rape, St Kilda goalsneak Stephen Milne must have thought the matter had been dealt with and that he could move on with his life. Then in June 2010, two former detectives … Continue reading

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SEX WITH SAINTS FORWARD MILNE NOT CONSENSUAL – Wednesday June 19 2013

– The 19-year-old university student made a statement to police on March 16th, 2004, less than 48 hours after she says Stephen Milne sexually assaulted her. In the statement, she said she and a friend had gone back to St … Continue reading

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SAINT’S CAREER ON BRINK AS POLICE LAY FOUR RAPE COUNTS – Wednesday June 19 2013

– Rape charges against St Kilda star Stephen Milne are based on stronger evidence than was available when police recommended he face court in 2004. Detectives from the specialist Sexual Crimes Squad have spent a year building a case against … Continue reading

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HANG OUT WITH DOGS, BE HOUNDED BY FLEAS – Saturday March 30 2013

– It was an office Christmas party like many others. Too much grog led a middle manager to try to prove he was still one of the nosy, and so he led the charge to one of Melbourne’s well-known strip … Continue reading

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OFFICER KEEPS JOB AFTER ROMANCING BIKIE BOSS – Thursday March 28 2013

– A policewoman who secretly dated a Hells Angels enforcer while he was on bail for a violent crime and a sergeant who maintained close ties to a criminal bikie boss for more than a decade both avoided dismissal in … Continue reading

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FRIENDS IN ALL THE WRONG PLACES – Wednesday March 27 2013

– Striding past the glistening rows of duty-free liquor, watches and perfume, the two international travellers moved like men who could fight. Richard “Gelly” Gelemanovic had broad shoulders and a confident gait, while his companion, convicted heroin trafficker Amad “Jay” … Continue reading

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