LAWYER! LIAR! Pants on Fire
LAW & ORDER

LAWYER! LIAR! Pants on Fire

ANALYSIS: With a number of recent high-profile scandals involving practitioners of the law, should we even trust lawyers in the first place? Gary Johnston doesn’t hold back and tells us what he really thinks.

THE $6 MILLION (FRAUD LAWYER) MAN! Sydney solicitor Mark O'Brien & wife Therese O'Brien purchased new house in Bondi with stolen millions after raiding client trust accounts
FRAUD

THE $6 MILLION (FRAUD LAWYER) MAN! Sydney solicitor Mark O’Brien & wife Therese O’Brien purchased new house in Bondi with stolen millions after raiding client trust accounts

EXCLUSIVE: A highly experienced lawyer from Sydney’s ritzy eastern suburbs as well as his wife are at the centre of a $6 million fraud case with Edgecliff solicitor, Mark O’Brien, this month admitting to swindling millions of dollars from the trust accounts of clients so the couple could buy a new house in Bondi. Serkan Ozturk reports.

THEM NEWS CORP IDIOTS AT IT AGAIN! Daily Telegraph forced to apologise to high-profile lawyer Adam Houda after disgraceful lies about being the brother of dangerous alleged criminal
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THEM NEWS CORP IDIOTS AT IT AGAIN! Daily Telegraph forced to apologise to high-profile lawyer Adam Houda after disgraceful lies about being the brother of dangerous alleged criminal

EXCLUSIVE: The silly and dangerous clowns over at News Corp have done it once again, this time forced to apologise to prominent Sydney lawyer Adam Houda after the Daily Telegraph this week published disgraceful lies he was the brother of a violent man arrested for allegedly shooting another man in the foot at a Western Sydney gym.

TRUE OPINION: Be Afraid! The Politics of Fear
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TRUE OPINION: Be Afraid! The Politics of Fear

It was the supposed riot in Melbourne a few weeks ago on the streets of Collingwood involving almost 200 angry rap fans. Africans. Pacific Islanders. A bloke who had his leg amputated after a car sped at him in a targeted hit. Except, it turned out, he never lost a limb. Our Melbourne correspondent, Gary Johnston, takes a look at what else the local media may have got wrong for its own reasons.

MY OH MY! How and why MyHealth will put you in danger but also perhaps solve dangerous crimes
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MY OH MY! How and why MyHealth will put you in danger but also perhaps solve dangerous crimes

ANALYSIS: The digitisation of health records is seemingly the next big step for governments and insurance companies wanting evermore data on citizens and consumers. Will it lead to healthier lives, or, be yet another tool of data capture in aid of a surveillance society and security state? Our intrepid investigator, Lois Lane, takes a deep look at some vexing issues for the present and the near future.

NEVER F*CKEN HAPPENED! Paramedics union "deeply regrets" disgraceful lies that led to Andrew Bolt getting involved over Western Sydney man's death while family apparently attacked ambos
ASSAULTS & BASHINGS

NEVER F*CKEN HAPPENED! Paramedics union “deeply regrets” disgraceful lies that led to Andrew Bolt getting involved over Western Sydney man’s death while family apparently attacked ambos

The Australian Paramedics Association (APA) has now apologised and “deeply regrets” lies and barely concealed racist views it sent out in a media release a few days ago about a dying man’s family and friends being responsible for his death in Western Sydney, claims which were subsequently widely reprinted across media and even used by racist News Corp columnist Andrew Bolt as a stick to beat “ethnic” communities with.

ACCUSED SICKO CHILD-RAPIST COP TRIES TO HIDE CRIMES FROM PUBLIC! NSW Police officer Scott John Brotherton alleged to have raped 5yo child & assaulted others in campaign of sexual abuse terror
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ACCUSED SICKO CHILD-RAPIST COP TRIES TO HIDE CRIMES FROM PUBLIC! NSW Police officer Scott John Brotherton alleged to have raped 5yo child & assaulted others in campaign of sexual abuse terror

Accused of raping a child barely out of an infancy and assaulting three other people in a reign of abusive terror that lasted at least five years, NSW Police officer Scott John Brotherton, has failed in a bid to hide his alleged crimes from the gaze of the public.

PROPERTY TYCOON SON SEES RED AND HITS & RUNS! James Malouf, son of Sydney real estate agent Bill Malouf, guilty of running over woman but media was all silent
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PROPERTY TYCOON SON SEES RED AND HITS & RUNS! James Malouf, son of Sydney real estate agent Bill Malouf, guilty of running over woman but media was all silent

EXCLUSIVE: Six years ago, the son of one of Sydney’s most wealthy and powerful real estate agents ran a red light without slowing down and then almost killed an innocent woman crossing the road, before attempting to flee. It’s an incident which would usually be reported on by many journalists. But in a city addicted to real estate speculation and property development, there are suggestions the media helped shut down the story. True Crime News Weekly publisher, Serkan Ozturk, reports.

BARRISTER GOES 'BERSERK'! Elite Melbourne lawyer under police investigation over alleged homophobic rage at cabaret club
ASSAULTS & BASHINGS

BARRISTER GOES ‘BERSERK’! Elite Melbourne lawyer under police investigation over alleged homophobic rage at cabaret club

EXCLUSIVE: A high-profile Melbourne barrister and member of the Victorian Bar, Peter H Clarke, is currently under police investigation while a restraining order has also been sought against the lawyer following an alleged homophobic assault last December, a day before new laws were enacted in Australia allowing gay people to get married.

WHAT A GRUB! Elite Sydney lawyer Victor Berger finally struck off for pilfering money from dying women with dementia despite attempts by powerful friends to save him
FRAUD

WHAT A GRUB! Elite Sydney lawyer Victor Berger finally struck off for pilfering money from dying women with dementia despite attempts by powerful friends to save him

An elite Sydney lawyer who parasitically preyed on the vulnerable, elderly and dying has finally been struck off the local legal register despite a Federal MP, two rabbis, a Senior Counsel, businessmen, a company chairman, a chairman of a public company, a solicitor and a retired Supreme Court Judge all providing “character references” and supporting the disgraced solicitor who engaged in widespread fraud and dishonest practices.