Basslink ‘contractor’ damages cable, Tasmania unplugged from mainland until mid-April

Basslink ‘contractor’ damages cable, Tasmania unplugged from mainland until mid-April

Updated March 28, 2018 23:02:46 Photo: The repairs can only happen when “appropriate expertise and equipment from overseas” arrives, Basslink said. (ABC News: Cameron Best) The electricity and communications undersea cable that connects Tasmania to the mainland has been damaged and will be out of service for over two weeks …

Couple tasered by police in Fremantle could miss out on $1.1 million in damages after appeal

Couple tasered by police in Fremantle could miss out on $1.1 million in damages after appeal

Updated March 23, 2018 19:26:05 Video: WA police taser driver at traffic stop (ABC News) After being quick to condemn police this week in the wake of a scathing report into the tasering of a driver in Fremantle, Western Australia’s Attorney-General has backed legal action which could leave two other …

Graphic taser footage ‘damages confidence in WA police’

Graphic taser footage ‘damages confidence in WA police’

Posted March 22, 2018 21:05:38 Video: WA police taser driver at traffic stop (ABC News) Related Story: WA Police officer stood down after man tasered, arrested in random breath test Related Story: Officers guilty of assault after tasering detainee Kevin Spratt Graphic video footage of a Perth man being tasered …