Jon Pierik Melbourne lawyer Jackson Taylor has launched legal action in the Supreme Court against the AFL over its handling of the Essendon supplements saga, claiming the league "engaged in multiple acts of misleading or deceptive conduct".
Essendon have confirmed that Kevin Sheedy and Craig Bellamy will be involved in the selection process for their next AFL senior coach.
Larissa Nicholson Essendon remain unsure whether Dustin Fletcher will play this Sunday in what is expected to be his last opportunity for an AFL match.
Emma Quayle The slam tackle will again be placed on the match review panel's Monday morning agenda, with Essendon defender Courtenay Dempsey the latest player to come under scrutiny.
Samantha Lane Essendon believes the drug case that has dogged it over three seasons could be resolved by year's end, providing what the club hopes will be a clear demarcation from the sorry chapter before the 2016 season.
Essendon interim coach Matthew Egan is confident constant speculation over Jake Carlisle's playing future won't distract him or the Bombers as they attempt to finish a disappointing AFL season on a high note.
Matt Murnane North Melbourne coach Brad Scott has confirmed the club's interest in current Essendon big man Jake Carlisle.