Assaulting paramedics to be classified as category-one offence in Victoria

Assaulting paramedics to be classified as category-one offence in Victoria

Updated May 21, 2018 18:18:33 Photo: Paramedics have been writing messages on ambulances to try to discourage attacks. (Twitter: Danny Hill) Related Story: Politicians vow to crack down on ‘disgusting’ attacks after another paramedic assaulted Related Story: Victoria seeks to tighten laws after pair avoids prison over paramedic assault Any …

David Degning to be deported from Australia as sex offence conviction revealed

David Degning to be deported from Australia as sex offence conviction revealed

Updated May 11, 2018 07:07:58 Photo: David Degning was convicted of indecently assaulting a person with a disability in 2013. (Instagram) A man set to be deported who was at the centre of a community campaign to keep him in Australia has been revealed as a sex offender. David Degning …

Cardinal George Pell likely to face two separate trials on historical sexual offence charges

Cardinal George Pell likely to face two separate trials on historical sexual offence charges

Updated May 02, 2018 10:24:41 Photo: Cardinal Geroge Pell was committed to stand trial on Tuesday. (AAP: Daniel Pockett) Related Story: Cardinal George Pell to stand trial on historical sexual offence charges Cardinal George Pell is likely to face two separate trials as he fights historical sexual offence charges. The …

Cardinal George Pell to stand trial on historical sexual offence charge

Cardinal George Pell to stand trial on historical sexual offence charge

Updated May 01, 2018 10:31:27 Photo: Cardinal Pell arrived at the Melbourne Magistrates’ Court surrounded by police officers. (AAP: Daniel Pockett) Cardinal George Pell has been committed to stand trial on a historical sexual offence charge. Magistrate Belinda Wallington is part way through her ruling on whether there is enough …

Cardinal George Pell to learn if he will stand trial over historical sexual offence charges – live | Australia news

1.12am BST01:12 If you’re new to this story, or need a refresher, I strongly recommend this excellent explainer from Melissa Davey. The piece tells us about the history of the case, its importance, the nature and seniority of Pell’s role in the Vatican, and the broader background of the royal …

Cardinal George Pell to learn if he will stand trial over historical sexual offence charges

Cardinal George Pell to learn if he will stand trial over historical sexual offence charges

Updated May 01, 2018 08:20:50 Photo: Cardinal Pell’s barrister says the cleric would plead not guilty if he was committed to stand trial. (AAP: James Ross) A Melbourne magistrate will this morning announce whether there is enough evidence to commit Cardinal George Pell to stand trial on historical sexual offences …

Families of workplace accident victims back call for new industrial manslaughter offence with jail term

Families of workplace accident victims back call for new industrial manslaughter offence with jail term

Updated April 29, 2018 08:11:33 Photo: Jack Brownlee died a day after being trapped in a deep trench in an industrial accident near Ballarat. (Supplied: Damascus College, Ballarat) Related Story: Second man dies following Ballarat trench collapse Related Story: Company fined over death of sewerage worker It was a tragedy …

ADFA cadet Sebastian Ellis cleared of all sexual offence charges

ADFA cadet Sebastian Ellis cleared of all sexual offence charges

By Narda Gilmore Updated March 28, 2018 11:50:13 An ADFA cadet accused of rape, attempted rape and indecent assault has been cleared of all charges, after earlier being acquitted of the most serious alleged offences. The charges were brought against Sebastian Crago Ellis, 22, after several incidents with a woman …