Andrew Darby

Andrew Darby

Andrew Darby is the Hobart correspondent for Fairfax Media. His focus is on Australia's interests south of 40 Degrees South - Tasmania, the Southern Ocean and Antarctica. He is the author of the internationally published Harpoon: Into the Heart of Whaling

Muirhead imprisoned for child pornography

ABC presenter of the Collectors program Andy Muirhead

Andrew Darby ANDY MUIRHEAD often did the unexpected.

Child porn: psychologist to testify if Muirhead just curious

Deleted porn files on Muirhead's laptop, court told

Andrew Darby Former ABC personality Andy Muirhead's sentencing hearing has been adjourned until the court can hear argument as to whether he had any sexual interest in the child pornography he viewed, or was just...

Thousands of porn files deleted, Muirhead case hears

Andy Muirhead

Andrew Darby A child pornography case against former ABC presenter Andy Muirhead has been told Australian Federal Police checks of a computer recovered 39,000 deleted files.

Court test in Muirhead child-porn case

Andy Muirhead

Andrew Darby, Hobart The child pornography case against former ABC presenter Andy Muirhead is to be tested in a preliminary proceeding, the Tasmanian Supreme Court ordered today.

Muirhead child porn case adjourned

Andy Muirhead

Andrew Darby, Hobart Counsel for the former ABC host, Andy Muirhead, given more time to examine evidence against him in a child pornography case.

Inmates capture and injure prison guards

Andrew Darby Two prison officers were held captive by a group of maximum security prisoners at Tasmania's troubled Risdon prison today.

Hostage drama at Risdon prison

prison

Andrew Darby Two prison officers were held by a group of maximum security prisoners at Tasmania's troubled Risdon prison today.