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Joe Hockey v Fairfax Media

Treasurer Joe Hockey and his defamation case against Fairfax Media heats up a notch

Treasurer Joe Hockey is suing Fairfax Media for defamation because they implied he takes bribes and the matter was in court again on Thursday for a directions hearing. Fairfax have retained the corrupt barrister Sandy Dawson to represent them which gives a strong indication of what Fairfax’s defence strategy will be. That being to lie, lie […]

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Joe Hockey

Joe Hockey sues Fairfax for defamation. Who’s his legal adviser, Craig Thomson?

Treasurer Joe Hockey is suing Fairfax Media for defamation and initiated proceedings today in the Federal Court of Australia. To me it is clear political suicide but that is up to Joe Hockey. It relates to front-page articles headlined “Treasurer For Sale” on May the 5th in the The Sydney Morning Herald, The Age, The Canberra Times […]

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