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Sometimes NSW Police make me cringe in shame - Part 2

October 23, 2014 - 00:15 -- Admin

New Matilda 16 October 2014:Four police officers will stand trial over allegations they bashed an Aboriginal man, who was originally falsely charged with assaulting a constable before CCTV footage cleared him during the incident on the NSW north coast in 2011.Constable Lee Walmsley, Constable Ryan Eckersley, former Sergeant Robert McCubben and Senior Constable Mark Woolven will stand trial after waivin

Metgasco Limited v Minister for Resources and Energy: Managing Director gives evidence

October 21, 2014 - 00:18 -- Admin

Metgasco Managing Director Peter Henderson gave evidence in Metgasco Limited v Minister for Resources and Energy (Case # 201400165970) before the NSW Supreme Court on 20 October 2014.ABC News reported on the same day:Managing Director Peter Henderson told the Supreme Court drilling at the Rosella well was not in order to find coal seam gas but rather "conventional" gas.But he

"I hope you are not going to say I am a sexist misogynist" - Australian Finance Minister Mathias Cormann

October 21, 2014 - 00:15 -- Admin

The problem that the Labor Party has today is that Bill Shorten is an economic girlie man. [Australian Finance Minister Senator Mathias Cormann, Sky News Agenda, 18 October 2014]On 18 October 2014 another Liberal Party politician was caught dragging his knuckles along the ground, when Finance Minister Mathias Cormann called Opposition Leader Bill Shorten an economic girlie man.He obviously wasn't expecting the reaction to this comment and sought to douse the flames in a somewhat unusual manne