CRIME CULTURE: BAD Sydney Crime Writers Festival, Aug 31 - Sept 2
CRIME CULTURE

CRIME CULTURE: BAD Sydney Crime Writers Festival, Aug 31 – Sept 2

CRIME CULTURE: It’s a festival like no other featuring a line-up of ex-cons, former judges, detectives, crime-fiction novelists, forensic psychiatrists, true crime writers, psychologists and crime reporters. And it’s on this weekend in Sydney. [READ MORE]

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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
INVESTIGATIONS

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. [READ MORE]

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. [READ MORE]

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. [READ MORE]

TRUE OPINION: Pell & the Pall of Secrets
MEDIA & POLITICS

TRUE OPINION: Pell & the Pall of Secrets

TRUE OPINION: There is an extraordinary amount of information being hidden concerning the trial of Catholic Church leader, George Pell. Key aspects of the case, and related offences, are apparently subject to a suppression order by the courts. This aspect of the trial ought to be discussed, writes an academic with an interest in child abuse cases under the pen name of Lady Diodati. [READ MORE]

TABLOID HYPOCRITE! A Current Affair reporter who 'chased paedophiles' on tv arrested for child porn
MEDIA & POLITICS

TABLOID HYPOCRITE! A Current Affair reporter who ‘chased paedophiles’ on tv arrested for child porn

He was the “star” tabloid reporter who appeared regularly on television screens and was known to audiences for having “doggedly pursued child sex offenders”. But A Current Affair reporter, Ben McCormack, now finds himself right alongside the perps he once chased with camera in tow having been arrested over child abuse material. [READ MORE]

EXCLUSIVE: Disgraced male nurse bombarded suicidal married patient for sex with hundreds of text messages, now re-training in childcare
DODGY DOCTORS

EXCLUSIVE: Disgraced male nurse bombarded suicidal married patient for sex with hundreds of text messages, now re-training in childcare

EXCLUSIVE: A male nurse has had his registration cancelled amid fears he “poses a substantial risk to the health of members of the public” after he pestered a suicidal married female patient for sex with hundreds of text messages while she was admitted to hospital for a litany of serious mental health concerns. [READ MORE]