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Postcard Bandit back behind bars

Justice David Jackson was unswayed by claims by the 53-year-old’s legal team in Brisbane’s Supreme Court the extradition of the recently paroled bank robber would amount to an “abuse of process”. 76 more words


Police ordered to hand back emails

But emails between Ms Lawrie and her lawyers Alistair Wyvill and Cathy Spurr will remain with police as part of their criminal investigation into an earlier Supreme Court decision that Ms Lawrie concocted a plan to mislead the Stella Maris inquiry. 181 more words

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Man ‘tried to end deal’ on drug plot

Aaron Leonard Townsend, 26, has pleaded not guilty to Commonwealth charges of importing and attempting to possess a border-controlled drug after the delivery of a parcel from the United Kingdom to his Tasmanian address in early February, 2014. 206 more words

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Push for council reform

Local Government Minister Peter Gutwein today will unveil a discussion paper to encourage public debate about how councils should operate.

It comes after a tumultuous two years in local government, with two major inquiries and Supreme Court action against one investigation. 161 more words

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12-year-old allowed to have abortion

The girl has spent a month trying to get an abortion, first speaking to a GP, then a social worker, two specialist obstetricians and a psychiatrist, before the court stepped in. 245 more words


Will reading: ‘Everyone present was shocked’

Robin Palmer, who died of cancer two years ago, aged 76, left almost $1.2 million dollars worth of assets, from his $1.8 million estate, for use of his female friend with whom he had lived for years. 296 more words


Happy Brain Surgery Anniversary - 1 Year Today! (part 4 of I'm a 40-year-old blogger virgin...!)

Wow I can’t believe it’s been a whole year since my surgery, it still feels surreal one year down the line!  It seems rather fitting then that this blog writes about my surgery day on my first anniversary! 1,461 more words

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