The daughter of an elderly couple hit by a large rubbish bin outside a fast-food restaurant says the fines on the three companies responsible are inadequate.
- by Adam Cooper
Dean Thomas Mulholland’s life was “spiralling out of control” in the lead-up to the “opportunistic” attack.
Two men have appeared in court accused of murdering a missing Wangaratta man whose body was found in a backyard almost six weeks after he went missing.
A man believed to have sent dozens of inappropriate and sexually explicit messages to at least six women has been charged by police.
- by Melissa Cunningham & Simone Fox Koob
The two Malaysian Muslim women were convicted under Islamic laws of attempting to have sex were subjected to a rare public whipping.
A well known GP has been found not guilty of 50 counts of sexual and indecent assault after the longest criminal trial in Newcastle's history.
- by Sam Rigney
A carer who allegedly punched an elderly woman in her care who had fallen on the floor of her Thirroul unit has faced court.
- by Sarah Muller
Joby Rowe has been jailed for nine years with a non-parole period of six years for shaking his baby daughter Alanah to death in 2015.
- by Adam Holmes
“The community expects better from people who work at schools with children,” the magistrate said. “She knew it was inappropriate.”
- by Mark Russell
Javen O'Neill allegedly punched Chris Bradley repeatedly at a Byron Bay Christmas party last year. The DJ fell to the ground, and died from blunt force trauma.
Australian filmmaker James Ricketson faces 10 years in an overcrowded Cambodian prison if convicted of collecting information that could jeopardise the country's national defence.
- by Erin Handley