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Labor’s tactics is an admission they have no legal basis to ask Dyson Heydon to recuse himself

The Trade Union Royal Commission will on Friday (21-8-15) hear a Notice of Motion by the Australian Council of Trade Unions (ACTU) for Dyson Heydon to stand down as Commissioner of the Royal Commission. It looks doomed to fail based on the current evidence at hand and a lot of what the Labour Party / Unions have […]

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There is a stronger case of Dyson Heydon being biased in favour of Labor than the Liberals

Bill Shorten, the Labor Party and the Unions have unloaded on the credibility of Royal Commissioner Dyson Heydon demanding he resign or be sacked for actual bias and the Royal Commission should be terminated. The problem is there is no evidence to support actual bias and very little to support perceived bias. Although it would not […]

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Prosecutor Margaret Cunneen lies to hide friendship with killer Roger Rogerson etc.

Crown Prosecutor Margaret Cunneen is a compulsive liar who has been caught out badly contradicting herself in separate interviews with News Corp and Fairfax Media. In this article we will also have a closer look at Cunneen’s dodgy background which includes 1. Connections to major criminals such as Roger Rogerson 2. Helping alleged paedophiles such […]

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Royal Commission into unions. There ain’t no heroes

A good gage of whether the Royal Commission into unions has done its job is if we end up with a long list of heroes who saved the day when the Royal Commission hands its report to the government. If the Royal Commission does write up people as being heroes or implied heroes then it is almost guaranteed that the Royal Commission […]

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Julia Gillard - Paul Howes - Bill Ludwig

Australian trade unions. The Royal Commission we had to have

The Royal Commission into trade union corruption announced on Monday by the federal government is a real game changer on many fronts and maybe many more depending on how the Royal Commission performs. For starters it is the first Royal Commission that has been driven by the online community, although I am sure that no […]

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High Court of Australia – The biggest poker game in town

Former High Court of Australia judge Michael McHugh (1989-2005) said in 2009 of the then High Court judge William Gummow (1995-2012) “Gummow is a great judicial politician,” and “He always had three votes.” This is a statement straight from the horse’s mouth so to speak and takes one into the heart of the highest court in the land. (Click here […]

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Angus Houston and David Hurley

Going Jack – Air Chief Marshal Angus Houston

In this posting we have a good look at the failings of Air Chief Marshal Angus Houston and how on his watch the judicial system in the Australian Defence Force has denied justice to defence force personnel. They are denied justice two ways. One is even before it hits the defence force courts where they try […]

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Julia Gillard’s human rights record by Amnesty International

I came across this story on the latest annual report by Amnesty International which drops the boot into the Australian Government and particularly Prime Minister Julia Gillard. In an artical by Tom Reilly in the SMH it says: “The group used the publication of its annual report to criticise the government and highlight areas of concern, […]

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Justice Michael McHugh – High Court of Australia

Profile of Michael McHugh, former Judge of the High Court of Australia February 1989 to November 2005. This is my first profile of a Judge on this site. The key element that I am looking for when profiling a Judge is to see if there is anything in their background that makes them unsuitable for […]

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Robert McClelland’s Dodgy Judicial Appointments

Judicial Appointments by the Federal Attorney General Robert McClelland. (December 2007 to present) The Federal Labor Government came to power at the end of 2007. They took over from the John Howard led Liberal/National Government who had a blatant history of appointing their own boys and girls as judges and magistrates. While in opposition the Shadow […]

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