ADFA cadet Sebastian Ellis acquitted of rape, jury yet to decide on alleged indecent acts

ADFA cadet Sebastian Ellis acquitted of rape, jury yet to decide on alleged indecent acts

Posted March 23, 2018 17:29:24 The jury in the trial of an ADFA cadet in the ACT Supreme Court has acquitted him of four charges, including rape and attempted rape. The verdicts came as the crown wrapped up its case against Sebastian Crago Ellis, 22. But the jury asked that …

Cardinal George Pell case: Alleged inappropriate conduct occurred in public pool, court hears

Cardinal George Pell case: Alleged inappropriate conduct occurred in public pool, court hears

Updated March 23, 2018 15:25:11 Photo: Cardinal Pell strenuously denies the charges of historical sexual offences. (ABC News: Danielle Bonica) Cardinal George Pell allegedly acted inappropriately against complainants “under the water” of a public swimming pool and out of sight of others, the Melbourne Magistrates’ Court has heard. A sister …

Cardinal George Pell’s alleged offending at cathedral couldn’t have happened, court told

Cardinal George Pell’s alleged offending at cathedral couldn’t have happened, court told

Updated March 22, 2018 21:33:01 Photo: George Pell, in 2002, when he was archbishop of Sydney. (Mark Baker, file photo: Reuters) A former choir member has told a court he does not believe Cardinal George Pell could have sexually offended against choristers at Melbourne’s St Patrick’s Cathedral “knowing the layout …

AFL star Paddy Ryder catches alleged home intruder in citizen’s arrest

AFL star Paddy Ryder catches alleged home intruder in citizen’s arrest

Updated March 22, 2018 21:15:28 Photo: A group of three men tried to break into Paddy Ryder’s home. (AAP: Julian Smith) Port Adelaide star Paddy Ryder has carried out a citizen’s arrest after a group of intruders allegedly tried to break into his home, the football club has confirmed to …

Nicolas Sarkozy, former French president, in police custody over alleged Moamar Gaddafi links

Nicolas Sarkozy, former French president, in police custody over alleged Moamar Gaddafi links

Updated March 21, 2018 09:23:32 Former French president Nicolas Sarkozy has been taken into police custody and questioned as to whether late Libyan dictator Moamar Gaddafi helped finance his 2007 election campaign. Judicial sources said Mr Sarkozy, 63, was held in custody in Nanterre, a suburb in western Paris. Mr …

Panthers to investigate alleged racial abuse levelled at Greg Inglis

Panthers to investigate alleged racial abuse levelled at Greg Inglis

Updated March 19, 2018 01:40:56 Video: Greg Inglis booed after head knock (ABC News) Penrith are investigating allegations South Sydney’s Greg Inglis was racially abused during Saturday’s 18-14 defeat at Panthers Stadium. In a statement, Panthers CEO Brian Fletcher said the club “has been made aware of an allegation of …