Officials grilled over Labor pick for anti-corruption commission

Justine Landis-Hanley
Updated February 13 2024 - 6:13pm, first published 4:04pm

The Coalition has grilled Labor over reports it tried to appoint a judge with party ties to its national anti-corruption body, in a tense Senate estimates hearing that saw Senator Michaelia Cash call on the Attorney-General to admit wrongdoing.

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Justine Landis-Hanley

Justine Landis-Hanley

Federal politics and public sector reporter

I'm a federal politics and public sector reporter at The Canberra Times, with an interest in integrity, regulation, and social services. Contact me with tips and feedback at

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