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Doomed plan: Four would-be 'tinnie terrorists' jailed over sail plot

Doomed plan: Four would-be 'tinnie terrorists' jailed over sail plot

Four of the six men who have pleaded guilty over a plan to sail in a small boat from Australia to the Philippines in the name of shariah law have been jailed.

  • by Adam Cooper

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Accused Family Court bomber wants trial put on ice
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Accused Family Court bomber wants trial put on ice

Leonard John Warwick says he's run out of money to defend himself in a marathon trial involving four murder charges.

  • by Angus Thompson
Roger Stone sorry for posting ominous photo of judge overseeing his case
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Roger Stone sorry for posting ominous photo of judge overseeing his case

Roger Stone took aim at the US district judge, suggesting she was assigned to his case by the "Deep State" and posting a photo of her with a cross-hairs symbol.

  • by Chris Sommerfeldt
Good night, sleep tight, bedbugs didn't bite: Fitzroy hostel in clear
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Good night, sleep tight, bedbugs didn't bite: Fitzroy hostel in clear

Lawyer who claimed to have transported an infestation of bedbugs from Fitzroy backpacker hostel to his friend's house has bid for $5000 compensation rejected.

  • by Tom Cowie
Malka Leifer must return to face justice, says Andrews
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Malka Leifer must return to face justice, says Andrews

The former Addas Israel School principal would face 74 charges of sex abuse and rape if returned to Australia, but has been fighting extradition from Israel.

  • by Kaitlyn Offer
Star casino dealer and two high rollers used hand signals to fleece $3m: court
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Star casino dealer and two high rollers used hand signals to fleece $3m: court

The trio were acquitted after a District Court judge found that no one had been “deceived”, a court heard.

  • by Angus Thompson
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Male, 38 and looking at a short jail term. Meet Mr Average animal abuser
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Male, 38 and looking at a short jail term. Meet Mr Average animal abuser

Landmark review into the punishments given to Victorians caught harming animals reveals the average abuser is a 38-year-old man.

  • by Erin Pearson
Judge blasted for jailing father for 12 months in family law dispute
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Judge blasted for jailing father for 12 months in family law dispute

Judge's decision was labelled a "gross miscarriage of justice" by a full judicial review of the Family Court.

  • by Michaela Whitbourn
Ex-NSW policeman 'blackmailed victims into sex'
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Ex-NSW policeman 'blackmailed victims into sex'

Vaughan Mark Hildebrand faced court on Monday after admitting to 44 offences involving 15 victims over a decade.

Boxer gets 10 years in jail for aggravated sex with an under-aged person
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Boxer gets 10 years in jail for aggravated sex with an under-aged person

Former champion Newcastle boxer Scott Edwards has been sentenced to a maximum of 10 years in jail for having sexual intercourse with an under-aged person.

  • by Nick Bielby
'Do I want revenge? You betcha': Family outraged after murder charge dropped

'Do I want revenge? You betcha': Family outraged after murder charge dropped

The man accused of murdering NSW toddler Cheryl Grimmer almost five decades ago has walked free from court after the charge was dropped - a decision which outraged her brother.

  • by Margaret Scheikowski