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Rachel Impson jailed for murdering boyfriend over death of her cat

Rachel Impson jailed for murdering boyfriend over death of her cat

Rachel Impson suspected her new boyfriend had killed her cat. She fatally stabbed him in the back with a large carving knife.

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'It was a real worry': Blogger tells court of 'sleazy' session with spiritual healer
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'It was a real worry': Blogger tells court of 'sleazy' session with spiritual healer

Esther Rockett told the court that Serge Benhayon gave her a reading she had "pretty much asserted ... she didn't want" during a healing session.

Jade Walker, sister of NRL player Dylan Walker, cleared of manslaughter
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Jade Walker, sister of NRL player Dylan Walker, cleared of manslaughter

Jade Walker has been cleared of manslaughter over the death of her partner earlier this year.

  • by Angus Thompson
Bowraville murder trial bid rejected by state's highest court
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Bowraville murder trial bid rejected by state's highest court

A bid to bring a suspect to trial for the alleged murders of three children in Bowraville has failed in the NSW Court of Criminal Appeal.

  • by Michaela Whitbourn
'It must be left over': Ron Medich's daughter fined for ice possession
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'It must be left over': Ron Medich's daughter fined for ice possession

Denise Allison Medich has walked from court with a $200 fine for ice possession after police found stashes of the drug during a search of her hire car. 

  • by Angus Thompson
Sam Oliver found not guilty of hit on James Stannard
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Sam Oliver found not guilty of hit on James Stannard

A young Englishman has been cleared of flooring Australia's former rugby sevens captain with a king-hit during an argument outside a Sydney kebab shop.

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Ray Hadley's police officer son a no-show in court over cocaine charge
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Ray Hadley's police officer son a no-show in court over cocaine charge

Daniel Hadley has resigned from the NSW Police Force, a month after he was charged with cocaine possession. 

  • by Angus Thompson
Former security guard denies killing friend on his 45th birthday
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Former security guard denies killing friend on his 45th birthday

Bill Panagakos was shot dead on his 45th birthday late at night at an intersection in Petersham.

British tourist admits there was a fight but denies king hit on James Stannard
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British tourist admits there was a fight but denies king hit on James Stannard

Sam Oliver's lawyer told the hearing there was an argument before the former rugby union player was hit.

Staff member at prestigious school had sex with boys 'under duress', court hears
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Staff member at prestigious school had sex with boys 'under duress', court hears

The woman told the court the students had threatened to report her to the school if she didn’t continue sleeping with them.

  • by Angus Thompson
Drug smuggler alerted customs by asking 'how much did you find?'
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Drug smuggler alerted customs by asking 'how much did you find?'

Eighteen months ago, Denise Woodrum was working multiple jobs in Missouri. Now she's facing years behind bars after being caught with cocaine at Sydney Airport.

  • by Angus Thompson