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DAMAGES FOR OFFICER – Saturday April 13 2013

– A former policewoman who became mentally ill and picked at her hands until they bled after being bullied has been awarded $250,000 by Victoria’s highest court. The harassment began when Karen Aden Willett was appointed a detective at the … Continue reading

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POLICE SUSPEND BROUGH PROBE – Friday March 1 2013

– The Australian Federal Police has suspended its initial review of political conspiracy allegations against former Howard government minister Mal Brough. Queensland Labor MP Graham Perrett wrote to the AFP late last year, following the dismissal of a sexual harassment … Continue reading

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SLIPPER ORDERED TO FACE COURT – Tuesday January 8 2013

– Former parliamentary Speaker Peter Slipper has been summonsed to face court next month for alleged breaches of federal criminal laws, further destabilising Julia Gillard’s minority government in an election year. The Australian Federal Police have not confirmed what the … Continue reading

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SLIPPER ON TRAVEL CHARGES – Tuesday January 8 2013

– Former Speaker Peter Slipper is facing charges he misused taxpayer-funded Cabcharge vouchers after a lengthy investigation by the Australian Federal Police. Only weeks after sexual harassment allegations against him were thrown out by the Federal Court, the one-time Liberal … Continue reading

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MORE BBC STAFF CAUGHT UP IN SEX ABUSE SCANDAL – Thursday October 25 2011

– The Jimmy Savile sex abuse scandal shaking the BBC has broadened, with the broadcaster’s chief saying the corporation was investigating claims of abuse and harassment against as many as 10 former and current staff. The BBC has been rocked … Continue reading

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