Sophie Mirabella wins defamation case against Benalla newspaper

Sophie Mirabella wins defamation case against Benalla newspaper

Updated May 02, 2018 20:36:08 Former Liberal member for Indi Sophie Mirabella has won a defamation trial against a regional north-east Victorian newspaper. Mrs Mirabella sued the Benalla Ensign newspaper and its editor, Libby Price, after it published an article saying she had publicly pushed her political opponent, Indi MP …

Alan Jones and media outlets defamation claim faces record $4.8 million by Wagner family

Alan Jones and media outlets defamation claim faces record $4.8 million by Wagner family

Updated May 02, 2018 00:08:18 Photo: John Wagner continued giving evidence in the Supreme Court on Tuesday. (AAP Image: Dan Peled) Related Story: Alan Jones made ‘extraordinary attack’ on Wagner family over Grantham floods, court told Related Story: Rebel Wilson feeling ‘very confident’ of defeating appeal against $4.5m payout A …

Stormy Daniels sues US President Donald Trump for defamation over ‘con job’ tweet – Donald Trump’s America

Stormy Daniels sues US President Donald Trump for defamation over ‘con job’ tweet – Donald Trump’s America

Posted May 01, 2018 06:03:44 Photo: Stormy Daniels says she had sex with Donald Trump in 2006. (AP: Matt Sayles) The adult film actress Stormy Daniels has filed a lawsuit accusing US President Donald Trump of defamation for a tweet suggesting she made up an incident in which she said …

Sophie Mirabella spoke to Ken Wyatt ‘to get evidence right’ about newspaper defamation case: court

Sophie Mirabella spoke to Ken Wyatt ‘to get evidence right’ about newspaper defamation case: court

Updated April 30, 2018 15:54:06 Photo: Ken Wyatt told the court Sophie Mirabella spoke to him at a party meeting about the case. (AAP: Simon Dallinger) Related Story: Mirabella tearfully tells court of ‘disgusting’ story as secret recording revealed Related Story: ‘Fake news’: Claim Mirabella pushed political rival not true, …

Alan Jones defamation case begins as prominent Queensland family sues over Grantham flood claims

Alan Jones defamation case begins as prominent Queensland family sues over Grantham flood claims

Updated April 30, 2018 15:09:27 Broadcaster Alan Jones has been accused of launching an “extraordinary attack” on a successful Queensland family in what their lawyer describes as a defamation case like no other in the Brisbane Supreme Court. The Wagner family is suing Jones and Harbour Radio over 32 broadcasts …

Sophie Mirabella tearfully tells court of ‘disgusting’ Benalla Ensign story in defamation case

Sophie Mirabella tearfully tells court of ‘disgusting’ Benalla Ensign story in defamation case

Posted April 27, 2018 14:10:52 Former Liberal frontbencher Sophie Mirabella has broken down several times as she told a jury of the “gut-wrenching” fall-out from a newspaper article that accused her of physically pushing a political rival. Mrs Mirabella is suing north-east Victorian newspaper the Benalla Ensign and its then-editor …

Sophie Mirabella defamation case hears newspaper published ‘fake news’ | Australia news

Former Liberal frontbencher Sophie Mirabella felt “sick to her stomach” when she read an article wrongly accusing her of pushing an opponent during a photo opportunity while campaigning for the 2016 federal election. Mirabella is suing weekly newspaper the Benalla Ensign and its editor Libby Price in the Victorian county …

Claim Sophie Mirabella pushed political rival was ‘fake news’, court hears, in defamation case against newspaper

Claim Sophie Mirabella pushed political rival was ‘fake news’, court hears, in defamation case against newspaper

Updated April 26, 2018 21:06:56 Photo: Sophie Mirabella, former Liberal MP, and candidate for Indi (left) with Indi independent MP Cathy McGowan (right) (ABC News) An article which claimed former Liberal frontbencher Sophie Mirabella pushed her political opponent Cathy McGowan out of a photo opportunity was “fake news”, a court …

The Daily Telegraph loses cross-claim in Geoffrey Rush defamation case

The Daily Telegraph loses cross-claim in Geoffrey Rush defamation case

Updated April 20, 2018 16:58:27 The Daily Telegraph has had its bid for a cross-claim against the Sydney Theatre Company, which it lodged as part of its defamation defence against Geoffrey Rush, denied in court. The actor is suing the paper’s publisher Nationwide News and its reporter Jonathon Moran for …

Rebel Wilson ‘very confident’ of defeating Bauer Media’s appeal against record defamation payout

Rebel Wilson ‘very confident’ of defeating Bauer Media’s appeal against record defamation payout

Posted April 18, 2018 15:38:22 Photo: Wilson was last year awarded more than $4.5 million in damages for a series of stories. (Twitter: Rebel Wilson) Actress Rebel Wilson says she feels confident her legal team will defeat an appeal against her record payout for defamation. Ms Wilson was awarded $4.5 …