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Kate McClymont

Kate McClymont is a Senior Reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald.

Ron Medich arrives for day two of his murder trial.

Crucial witness 'tried to extort millions'

The Crown's principal witness Lucky Gattellari, who is serving a jail term for his role in the murder of Michael McGurk, was recently charged with attempting to extort "many, many millions of dollars" from the accused mastermind, Ron Medich.