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  1. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Fifty sharks killed in Western Australia’s trial of cull policy

    Posted May 07th 2014, 09:17pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney 50 sharks killed in trial of cull policy More than 170 sharks were caught due to a controversial cull policy in Western Australia state following a spate ... were set one kilometre offshore at the busiest beaches for a trial period from January 25 until April 30. Any shark longer than three metres snagged by the lines and deemed to be a threat- ...

  2. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Man to stand trial over killing of Chinese-Australian family

    Posted Dec 19th 2012, 11:46am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney A 48-year-old man was committed to stand trial on Wednesday over the high-profile murder of a Chinese-Australian family of five who were bludgeoned to death ... there was a compelling enough case against him to take it to a jury trial. Police allege Xie was motivated by greed and jealousy and stood to inherit the Lin family’s news agency. During committal proceedings, ...

  3. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Rolf Harris' hometown moves to purge all memory of him after sex abuse conviction

    Posted Jul 01st 2014, 11:21pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney Rolf Harris goes from pride of Perth to pariah Rolf Harris' hometown moved to purge all memory of the former cultural icon yesterday as Australia distanced itself from the disgraced entertainer after he was convicted of indecently assaulting girls. Harris, 84, was found guilty of all 12 charges against him after a six-week trial in London ...

  4. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Judge orders Sydney Morning Herald to pay up for bad restaurant review

    Posted Jun 11th 2014, 09:33pm by GDN

    ... the plaintiffs' claims for damages, a mistrial on liability and damages, a successful appeal by the plaintiffs to the court of appeal and a second trial on damages. The defendants, who had been unable ...

  5. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Bitterness drove killer of Chinese-Australian family of five, court told

    Posted May 09th 2014, 09:40pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Sydney Bitterness drove killer of family of five, court told A man accused of murdering five members of a Chinese-Australian family went on trial yesterday, with a court hearing Robert Xie was motivated by bitterness when he bludgeoned them with "a hammer-like object". Xie, 50, is charged with killing his Chinese-born brother-in-law Norman Lin, ...

  6. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Sydney high-rise murderer Simon Gittany jailed for up to 26 years

    Posted Feb 11th 2014, 10:23pm by AFP

    ... in July 2011 after discovering she was leaving him. The 40-year-old, supported in court by a glamorous new girlfriend during his trial, claimed a suicidal Harnum, 30, slipped and fell after ...

  7. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Queensland drops negligent-death charges against surgeon Jayant Patel

    Posted Nov 15th 2013, 09:49pm by AFP

    ... with further charges against Jayant Patel, including manslaughter and medical negligence, which the 63-year-old had indicated he would fight. Patel had already faced three trials, with the jury ... face a fourth trial for allegedly causing death or grievous bodily harm through criminal negligence," Tony Moynihan, the director of public prosecutions, said in a statement. He said ...

  8. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Security 'breakdown' let terrorist Khaled Sharrouf escape Australia

    Posted Feb 10th 2014, 04:39am by AFP

    ... trial and the conviction of nine men. Sharrouf served three years and 11 months in jail for his part in the plot. The Australian government expressed concern last month at the growing numbers ...

  9. News - World - AUSTRALIA

    Australian navy investigates sex abuse rituals aboard ship

    Posted Nov 08th 2013, 11:11pm by AFP

    ... her knowledge. An independent report subsequently detailed 24 allegations of rape within the defence force that never went to trial, among more than 1,000 claims of sexual or other abuse from ...

  10. News - Asia - AUSTRALIA

    Independent trustee ruled out in Rinehart mining family dispute

    Posted Oct 15th 2013, 12:00am by Bloomberg

    ... of a four-day trial in Sydney to determine the replacement for Gina Rinehart in a two-year-old lawsuit. Gina Rinehart inherited iron ore and coal assets from her father Lang Hancock and built them ...




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