Conman Peter Foster testifies at John Chardon murder committal hearing

Conman Peter Foster testifies at John Chardon murder committal hearing

Posted May 09, 2018 13:33:01 Photo: Novy Chardon was last seen on February 6, 2013. (Supplied: Queensland Police Service) Related Story: Husband charged with Novy Chardon’s murder Convicted fraudster Peter Foster has claimed he acted as a police informant to gather information from Gold Coast man John Chardon about the …

George Pell: The pool, the cinema and the cathedral — what we learned at the committal

George Pell: The pool, the cinema and the cathedral — what we learned at the committal

Posted March 30, 2018 08:22:20 Photo: Cardinal George Pell attended all of the hearings accompanied by a friend. (AAP: James Ross) After four weeks in court, Cardinal George Pell’s committal hearing ended on the eve of the most solemn day of the Catholic calendar — Good Friday. He arrived and …

George Pell committal: Detectives criticised for not taking statements favourable to Pell

George Pell committal: Detectives criticised for not taking statements favourable to Pell

Posted March 29, 2018 15:11:17 Photo: Mr Richter said there were a lot of choir members saying relevant things, and no statements were taken. (AAP: James Ross) A police officer has rejected accusations detectives targeted Cardinal George Pell, as the handling of the police investigation into historical sexual offence allegations …

George Pell committal: Police accused of ‘single-mindedly’ pursuing charges, court told

George Pell committal: Police accused of ‘single-mindedly’ pursuing charges, court told

Updated March 28, 2018 18:21:03 Photo: Cardinal Pell was being pursued by police, the court was told. (AAP: Luis Ascui) Detectives have been accused of “single-mindedly” pursuing charges against Cardinal George Pell as a Melbourne court heard Victoria Police set up a taskforce to investigate Australia’s most senior Catholic cleric …

George Pell committal: ABC journalist accused of trying to ‘poison the public’s mind’ against him

George Pell committal: ABC journalist accused of trying to ‘poison the public’s mind’ against him

Posted March 27, 2018 16:52:23 Photo: Cardinal George Pell’s committal hearing is expected to conclude on Thursday. (AAP: Luis Ascui) ABC journalist Louise Milligan has flatly rejected an accusation she tried to “poison the public’s mind” against Cardinal George Pell as her credibility came under attack from his defence barrister …

George Pell committal: A number of charges to be dropped, prosecutor says

George Pell committal: A number of charges to be dropped, prosecutor says

Updated March 23, 2018 17:03:52 Photo: A prosecutor said the charges would formally be withdrawn next Tuesday. (AAP: James Ross) The Melbourne Magistrates Court has been told a number of charges against Cardinal George Pell will be dropped. Prosecutor Mark Gibson SC said the charges related to one of the …

Cardinal George Pell committal: ABC journalist Louise Milligan ordered to transcribe notes for court

Cardinal George Pell committal: ABC journalist Louise Milligan ordered to transcribe notes for court

Updated March 21, 2018 16:23:23 Photo: Cardinal George Pell strenuously denies the charges against him. (AAP: James Ross) ABC journalist Louise Milligan has been ordered to transcribe shorthand notes of conversations she had with Cardinal George Pell’s alleged victims after his defence barrister claimed they were “unreadable”. The award-winning journalist …