Former Labor MP Eddie Obeid loses bid to challenge conviction

Former Labor MP Eddie Obeid loses bid to challenge conviction

Updated March 23, 2018 11:53:59 Disgraced former Labor MP Eddie Obeid has lost his bid to challenge his conviction in the High Court. Obeid was sentenced to five years in prison, in December 2016 after being convicted of misconduct in public office. The conviction related to his failure to disclose …

England rugby coach Eddie Jones apologises for ‘scummy Irish’ and Wales comments

England rugby coach Eddie Jones apologises for ‘scummy Irish’ and Wales comments

Updated March 15, 2018 15:56:39 Video: Jones in hot water over Wales, Ireland comments (ABC News) England rugby union coach Eddie Jones has apologised for offensive comments he made last year about Wales and Ireland. The Australian, speaking at a sponsor’s event in July 2017, talked about how disappointed he …