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Two more Queensland teachers banned from classroom

Two more Queensland teachers banned from classroom

Teachers fail to convince tribunal they do not pose risk to children.

  • by Alison Brown

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Palmer gets rid of a second judge for Queensland Nickel trial
Clive Palmer

Palmer gets rid of a second judge for Queensland Nickel trial

Clive Palmer has succeeded in his bid to have a second Supreme Court judge step down from a three-month trial next year.

  • by Sonia Kohlbacher
Queensland man jailed for aiding wife's death
Crime

Queensland man jailed for aiding wife's death

Once Graham Robert Morant finally succeeded in convincing his wife to kill herself, he was there every step of the way to make sure she did.

  • by Sonia Kohlbacher
Queensland man jailed for convincing wife to kill herself
Gold Coast

Queensland man jailed for convincing wife to kill herself

A man who convinced his wife to kill herself so he could use her life insurance has been sentenced to at least five years behind bars in a landmark outcome.

  • by Sonia Kohlbacher
Man charged over Brisbane Supreme Court bomb threat hoax
Courts

Man charged over Brisbane Supreme Court bomb threat hoax

A man will appear in court on Friday following the evacuation of 600 people from a court building on Monday.

  • by Jocelyn Garcia
Judge concerned as bottom push ends in assault plea
Gold Coast

Judge concerned as bottom push ends in assault plea

Judge Catherine Muir said she was "very uncomfortable" and at a loss to understand how it had to got to the point of the woman having to plead guilty.

  • by Ed Jackson
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Man who shoved cop’s head through window fails to overturn conviction
Brisbane

Man who shoved cop’s head through window fails to overturn conviction

A drunk Brisbane man was shot twice by police after he tried to avoid being arrested following a rowdy three-day party.

  • by Alison Brown
Brisbane Magistrates Court reopens after room fills with smoke

Brisbane Magistrates Court reopens after room fills with smoke

Firefighters found a "heavily smoke-logged room in the basement" but deemed the building safe about 90 minutes after arriving.

  • by Toby Crockford
Palmer accused of evidence delay stunt
Clive Palmer

Palmer accused of evidence delay stunt

Clive Palmer has been accused of a "stunt" by trying to delay giving evidence in a legal dispute over the collapse of his Queensland Nickel refinery.

  • by Shae McDonald
Sydney man jailed over Brisbane kidnapping

Sydney man jailed over Brisbane kidnapping

A Sydney man who kept another man prisoner for a night, slashed his face with a knife and held a gun to his head while demanding money will be eligible for parole next year.

  • by Sonia Kohlbacher
Two-year ban for nurse who sold vaccines and pocketed the cash
Healthcare

Two-year ban for nurse who sold vaccines and pocketed the cash

Nurse to pay costs for stringing out proceedings and maintaining “her elaborate story”: QCAT.

  • by Alison Brown