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David Ellery is a reporter for The Canberra Times.
David Ellery To this day Derek Holyoake does not know if the bombing of Hiroshima was the right thing to do.
David Ellery Canberra's deadliest ever disaster 75 years ago changed the course of Australian history. If a Hudson bomber carrying three members of the Menzies war cabinet had not crashed and burned near the...
David Ellery "Are they trying to trigger a double dissolution?" was the reaction of Canberra building union boss Dean Hall to government plans to resurrect John Howard's much-reviled Australian Building and...
David Ellery Guests at a slow food function in Acton on Sunday may have experienced Canberra's best pea and ham soup.
David Ellery The results of two court cases arising from the $60 million plus union corruption royal commission's visit to Canberra will determine whether or not the exercise was justified or just a...
David Ellery A senior ACT union official mounted a spirited defence against claims his organisation put its own interests above those of its members.
David Ellery ACT CFMEU official unable to tell the royal commission why his branch's survival was publicly deemed dependent on financial support from Tradies clubs.
David Ellery Canberra branch of CFMEU allegedly collected $1.2 million off the back of non-negotiable enterprise agreements.
David Ellery A Canberra builder paid $30,000 into the bank account of the wife of a union organiser because he didn't want to get on the "wrong side" of the Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union.
David Ellery Ant-union plumber "hostile and aggressive" CEPU boss told royal commission
David Ellery A Canberra hearing of the Royal Commission into union corruption heard that an official shouted and barged into a woman after her staff voted against a union EBA.
David Ellery Canberra union leader told major builder he would not get contracts without a union enterprise bargaining agreement, commission told.
David Ellery Union accused of badmouthing Canberra plumbing company that didn't sign enterprise agreement.
David Ellery Plumber who drafted union resignation letter for staff not anti-union, royal commission told.
David Ellery Inspector says he felt intimidated by union officials, and stopped the pour against his better judgement.
David Ellery Two more CFMEU officials named at Royal Commision hearing
David Ellery Canberra building contractor tells royal commission union threatened to kick his company off building sites unless it agreed to pay inexperienced builders' labourers up to $90,000 a year.
David Ellery Building contractor paid over $3600 to the ACT branch of the CFMEU for "ghost" memberships, royal commission told.
David Ellery A former union organiser will fight allegations of blackmail after he told a royal commission he accepted $60,000 from a Canberra contractor.
David Ellery Ex-CFMEU ACT organiser and ex-ALP branch president Halafihi "Fihi" Kivalu had a tape recording of him discussing using "Russians from Sydney" to collect an unpaid kickback played to him at a royal...