Sydney archdiocese runs ads seeking donations for Cardinal George Pell’s legal fees | Australia news

The Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney has been running ads in its news publication, the Catholic Weekly, seeking donations to fund Cardinal George Pell’s legal costs, a move which a lawyer representing victims of child sexual abuse, Dr Judy Courtin, describes as “utter hypocrisy”. While the Catholic Weekly has been running …

Cecilia Haddad murder: man police want to talk to was seeking work in Brazil | Australia news

The man police are treating as a person of interest in the murder investigation of 38-year-old Cecilia Haddad, had been looking for work in Brazil in a bid to return home, a former colleague has said. Mario Santoro had been living with Haddad until she asked him to move out …

Sydney light rail sub-contractor Acciona seeking $1.1 billion after claiming it was misled

Sydney light rail sub-contractor Acciona seeking $1.1 billion after claiming it was misled

Updated April 13, 2018 17:50:05 The company building the troubled Sydney light rail project has accused the New South Wales Government of misleading it before it signed up for the project, court documents have revealed. Key points: The Spanish company building Sydney’s light rail is locked in a legal battle …

Clive Palmer seeking $1.8 billion in damages against Queensland Nickel liquidators

Clive Palmer seeking $1.8 billion in damages against Queensland Nickel liquidators

Updated April 12, 2018 17:45:23 Businessman Clive Palmer says he is seeking $1.8 billion in damages from the administrators and liquidators of his Townsville nickel refinery. It is part of a counterclaim being made in the long-running court case over the future of Queensland Nickel (QNI). QNI collapsed in 2016 …

Sydney children protest in support of American students seeking US gun control

Sydney children protest in support of American students seeking US gun control

Updated March 24, 2018 15:45:52 Video: Gun violence protesters in Sydney call for greater gun control in the United States (ABC News) Related Story: Inspired, tough but scared: US students stage unprecedented national walkout They may be halfway across the world from the gun violence happening in American schools, but …