NSW

Louise Hall

Louise Hall is a Court Reporter for The Sydney Morning Herald

Peta Roberts, who has received an interim distribution from the estate of Peter Reid.

The Packer man, the niece and lover and the $52 million estate

When the Packer family's loyal lieutenant, Peter Malcolm Reid, died last year aged 100 he left behind a $52 million estate. Since his death, an almighty legal battle has broken out between more than half a dozen people - including his much younger niece and lover Peta Roberts.

Nader Mohareb says he has been pestered by neighbours on Scotland Island for three years.

Resident vows to fight AG's bid to declare him vexatious

The NSW Attorney-General has applied to have a Scotland Island resident declared a vexatious litigant after he launched numerous and repeated court actions against several neighbours, leaving them with tens of thousands of dollars in legal bills.

Murderer Ian Turnbull is escorted out of court during the trial.

Elderly farmer found guilty of Turner's murder

The family of murdered environment compliance officer Glen Turner has accused Ian Turnbull's family of "hijacking" his murder trial by painting him as the victim of overzealous authorities.