Lucy Paveley road death: Manslaughter charge dropped by DPP against teenage driver

Lucy Paveley road death: Manslaughter charge dropped by DPP against teenage driver

Updated March 23, 2018 12:12:13 A manslaughter charge has been dropped against a teenage driver who caused the road death of Adelaide woman Lucy Paveley. The 40-year-old Anglicare nurse died in a crash near Parafield Airport last year when she was driving to work. Lyle Leonard Morrison, 18, was behind …

Terrorised mother jailed for daughter’s torture death at hands of stepfather in Newcastle

Terrorised mother jailed for daughter’s torture death at hands of stepfather in Newcastle

Updated March 23, 2018 15:19:10 The mother of a Hunter Valley girl who was tortured and murdered by her stepfather will spend at least 18 months in jail, after a judge noted she too was a victim of terror. Detectives found the 12-year-old girl known as CN dead in her …

Trio guilty over death of woman dumped at Joonadalup hospital

Trio guilty over death of woman dumped at Joonadalup hospital

Updated March 21, 2018 22:08:18 Three men who dumped a critically injured 27-year old-woman outside a Perth hospital have been found guilty of robbing, kidnapping and killing her. Key points: Peta Fairhead suffered her injuries when she either fell or jumped out of a car She and two companions had …

Leeann Lapham’s killer jailed for manslaughter over ‘brutal’ death

Leeann Lapham’s killer jailed for manslaughter over ‘brutal’ death

Posted March 21, 2018 14:19:16 A man has been jailed for nine years for the manslaughter of his former partner Leeann Lapham in far north Queensland in 2010, after a court heard the pair argued over an empty bacon packet. Police last month discovered Ms Lapham’s remains during a search …

Cambodian military won’t investigate Australian death at gun range, says it’s a ‘private case’

Cambodian military won’t investigate Australian death at gun range, says it’s a ‘private case’

Updated March 21, 2018 06:31:31 Photo: Men carry a stretcher after an explosion at a shooting range in Cambodia that killed two people, including an Australian man. (Supplied: Cambodia Police) The Cambodian military will not investigate how an Australian was killed on a shooting range last week, after allegedly trying …