Logan City councillor failed to declare campaign donations for more than two years

Logan City councillor failed to declare campaign donations for more than two years

Updated May 11, 2018 08:00:21 A prominent Logan City councillor did not declare more than $10,000 in campaign donations for more than two years, including gifts from a planning firm, property developer and a Taiwanese investment corporation, the ABC can reveal. Key points: Councillor Russell Lutton amended his donations declaration …

Fraser Coast voters choose George Seymour as new Mayor in by-election, replacing sacked councillor, Chris Loft

Fraser Coast voters choose George Seymour as new Mayor in by-election, replacing sacked councillor, Chris Loft

Updated May 06, 2018 15:58:10 Photo: George Seymour has been elected as the new Mayor of the Fraser Coast Regional Council. (ABC Wide Bay: Eliza Goetze) Fraser Coast Regional Councillor and acting Mayor, George Seymour, has claimed victory in this weekend’s mayoral by-election, and will replace sacked councillor Chris Loft. …

Fraser Coast votes for a new Mayor to replace sacked councillor, Chris Loft

Fraser Coast votes for a new Mayor to replace sacked councillor, Chris Loft

Updated May 06, 2018 12:12:55 Photo: Acting Mayor George Seymour casts his vote with his wife at the Hervey Bay PCYC. (ABC Wide Bay: Eliza Goetze) Fraser Coast Regional Councillor and acting Mayor George Seymour will become the next Mayor of the Fraser Coast after yesterday’s by-election to replace sacked …

Former Melbourne councillor avoids conviction over illegal nomination

Former Melbourne councillor avoids conviction over illegal nomination

Updated April 19, 2018 15:21:51 A former City of Melbourne councillor has avoided conviction for helping a council candidate make an illegal nomination which was only discovered after he reported it. Richard Foster, 44, pleaded guilty to helping Brooke Wandin make an unlawful nomination in the 2016 council election by …

Victorian councillor censured over ‘chocolate lips’ comment aimed at alleged police brutality victim

Victorian councillor censured over ‘chocolate lips’ comment aimed at alleged police brutality victim

Updated April 09, 2018 16:14:41 Photo: Another Facebook post on Mr Medcraft’s page referred to youths of African background as “jungle bunnies”. (Facebook) Related Story: ‘He was face down, disarmed’: Police accused of excessive force during arrest An outer Melbourne councillor who referred to an alleged victim of police brutality …