Tasmanian Attorney-General dismisses claim she called Speaker Hickey a ‘treacherous bitch’

Tasmanian Attorney-General dismisses claim she called Speaker Hickey a ‘treacherous bitch’

Updated May 16, 2018 19:30:31 Photo: There has been tension between Sue Hickey, left, and Elise Archer for years. (ABC News) Tasmania’s Attorney-General has denied calling Sue Hickey a “treacherous” or “traitorous” “bitch” after the speakership coup, but admits emotions were running high. Sue Hickey sent the Hodgman Government into …

New York Attorney-General Eric Schneiderman resigns after women allege physical abuse

New York Attorney-General Eric Schneiderman resigns after women allege physical abuse

Posted May 08, 2018 17:12:50 Photo: New York Attorney-General Eric Schneiderman denies allegations he abused women. (Reuters: Brendan McDermid) Related Story: New York state sues Harvey Weinstein and his former company Related Story: Weinstein Company set to file for bankruptcy after sale talks collapse New York Attorney-General Eric Schneiderman, who …

NSW Attorney-General calls for review of sexual consent laws following Four Corners program

NSW Attorney-General calls for review of sexual consent laws following Four Corners program

Updated May 08, 2018 08:40:22 Related Story: ‘I am that girl’: The young woman whose rape case put consent on trial The New South Wales Government has referred the state’s consent laws to the Law Reform Commission, following a Four Corners investigation into a high-profile sexual assault case. Sydney man …

Scott Austic’s conviction for murder of Stacey Thorne sent for appeal by WA Attorney-General

Scott Austic’s conviction for murder of Stacey Thorne sent for appeal by WA Attorney-General

Posted April 21, 2018 09:46:44 WA’s Attorney-General has agreed to refer a decade-old conviction over the murder of a pregnant woman to the Court of Appeal, following concerns raised about some of the evidence in the case. Scott Austic’s conviction over the 2007 murder of 35-year-old Stacey Thorne in Boddington, …