Stephanie Gardiner is a reporter at The Sydney Morning Herald. Email or tweet her with your news tips.
Stephanie Gardiner Danielle Taiba looked at James Longworth's hands as he sat in court, picturing his clenched fists.
Stephanie Gardiner Bouncer George Linardos gave a single loud clap to imitate the sound of his colleague being punched in the head.
Stephanie Gardiner Melissa Peacock told police that when she found her elderly mother dead in bed, she shut the bedroom door and told nobody. The 'largely mummified' body was discovered months later.
Stephanie Gardiner With the death of his father playing on his mind, and thoughts of his grieving mother, James Longworth said he was at the "weakest point" in his life when he punched a bouncer outside a Sydney bar.
Stephanie Gardiner James Longworth says he was "overwhelmed with sadness" about his father's death when he punched bouncer Fady Taiba at a Sydney bar.
'If anything happens to your brother, don't blame me': Cheng Jie Wang on trial for housemate's murder
Stephanie Gardiner Cheng Jie Wang called his former girlfriend and allegedly told her: "If anything happens to your brother, don't blame me."
Stephanie Gardiner Standing on a strip of red carpet at the door of Bar 333 on a Friday night, the bouncer looks towards bustling George Street and ushers people inside.
Stephanie Gardiner Police allegedly uncovered 25 stolen cars and other vehicles worth more than $1 million at a wreckers' yard in Leppington on Thursday morning.
Stephanie Gardiner After fatally stabbing his wife's ex-husband in Westfield Parramatta, Kazem Payam lit a cigarette and called her to say: "I'm sorry, I'm sorry. I love you. My life is over now."
Stephanie Gardiner "Lock the pedo up", "Innocent men don't hide out in Asia", "Hang the pedo". Those are some of the "putrid" social media posts directed at former Hey Dad! star Robert Hughes, while he was awaiting...
Stephanie Gardiner The trial of former Hey Dad! star Robert Hughes was not fair because he was the subject of "poisonous and vile" social media posts, the NSW appeals court has heard.
Stephanie Gardiner The note in the letterbox said: "If B talks, you're next bitch". Knowing of this threatening letter to a relative, Blake Geoffrey Ellis didn't answer questions in court, prompting an interruption...
Stephanie Gardiner Psychiatrist's transgressions included talking about abortion to the mother of a stillborn baby and blessing a Muslim woman with holy water.
Stephanie Gardiner Murder accused Adeel Khan owed more than $20,000 before a fatal fire he allegedly lit.
Stephanie Gardiner In a sad tone a woman says, "I do not want to go to jail at my age". The retired nurse and midwife had just found out about allegations of female genital mutilation.
Stephanie Gardiner Manisha Patel and Niraj Dave shared a single bed, bought a car, studied the same course, went on dates to restaurants and movies, and made life plans together.
Stephanie Gardiner Police secretly recorded a conversation between family members at the centre of a genital mutilation case.
Stephanie Gardiner A young girl's account of alleged female genital mutilation has been played in court.
Stephanie Gardiner The girl talked about her love of sketching, how her little sister made her laugh, and how she liked her kind mother for packing her lunch every day.
Stephanie Gardiner The little girl imagined she was a princess in a garden to calm her nerves before a procedure called "khatna".