Legal expert Chris Merritt says justice system ‘failed’ after lead prosecutor abandoned Bruce Lehrmann retrial claiming issues with Brittany Higgins’ health

Legal expert Chris Merritt says justice system ‘failed’ after lead prosecutor abandoned Bruce Lehrmann retrial claiming issues with Brittany Higgins’ health

A legal affairs analyst has told Sky News Australia the decision to abandon the Bruce Lehrmann rape retrial is “catastrophe” for the Australian justice system. The lead prosecutor in the court case of the former Liberal staffer – who was accused of sexual assaulting colleague Brittany Higgins in Parliament House – announced on Friday morning … Read more

Rape charge dropped against Bruce Lehrmann, who was accused of sexually assaulting Brittany Higgins

Rape charge dropped against Bruce Lehrmann, who was accused of sexually assaulting Brittany Higgins

The case against Bruce Lehrmann, the man who was accused of raping former Liberal party staffer Brittany Higgins at Parliament House, will be abandoned. Key points: Bruce Lehrmann faced trial earlier this year over the alleged rape, but that trial was abandoned after juror misconduct was uncovered A retrial has now also been dropped after … Read more

Prosecutor compares Harvey Weinstein to wolf in closing arguments of Los Angeles trial

Prosecutor compares Harvey Weinstein to wolf in closing arguments of Los Angeles trial

LOS ANGELES (KABC) — The case against Harvey Weinstein is one step closer to getting to the jury. Prosecutors were able to get through part of their closing arguments Wednesday. Early in her presentation, Deputy District Attorney Marlene Martinez showed a photo of a wolf with the assertion that Weinstein was a predator who used … Read more

Must Watch: Peter Kaiser’s Self-Filmed ‘Solitary’

Must Watch: Peter Kaiser’s Self-Filmed ‘Solitary’

I’ve had this idea of a relatively slow paced, self-filmed video including still frames for a while. Producing a video in Canada has been on my list as well, but I always had to cut down on camera luggage due to usually bringing two bikes over the pond with me. We’d been filming a project … Read more

Tom Perinovic criticises Victoria Police for his treatment by officers after he found his wife and three children dead

Tom Perinovic criticises Victoria Police for his treatment by officers after he found his wife and three children dead

Heart-wrenching new details have emerged about the moments after a Melbourne man returned home to discover that his wife had killed their three children in a murder-suicide. Key points: Katica Perinovic killed her three children and then herself in 2021 while mentally ill A coroner has found Ms Perinovic received “sub optimal” psychiatric care Ms Perinovic’s … Read more

Orroral Valley fire inquiry hears pilot of helicopter that started blaze did not see long grass before landing

Orroral Valley fire inquiry hears pilot of helicopter that started blaze did not see long grass before landing

Dramatic accounts of how an army helicopter codenamed Angel 21 started a fire in the Orroral valley in January 2020 during a toilet stop, have emerged from the first day of evidence in the coronial into the disaster. Key points: A coronial inquiry has begun into a fire that was inadvertently started by an army helicopter The … Read more

Suspected NYC subway shooter trying to move case to Chicago; says NYC has bad press, partial jurors

Suspected NYC subway shooter trying to move case to Chicago; says NYC has bad press, partial jurors

Suspected subway shooter Frank James is now trying to move his case to Chicago. The New York Daily News says James’ lawyers argue the nonstop media coverage of the crime, and Mayor Eric Adams repeatedly proclaiming police “got him”, makes it impossible to find impartial jurors in NYC. This filing was part of a number … Read more

Casey Anthony Breaks Silence About Her Late Daughter's Murder After 11 Years In New Docuseries – Access

Casey Anthony Breaks Silence About Her Late Daughter's Murder After 11 Years In New Docuseries – Access

Casey Anthony Breaks Silence About Her Late Daughter’s Murder After 11 Years In New Docuseries  Access Casey Anthony gives first interview after 2011 acquittal in daughter’s murder in new docu series  Daily Mail Casey Anthony: Where The Truth Lies | Official Teaser | Peacock Original  Peacock View Full coverage on Google News

Adelaide High School murder accused only intended to ‘rough up’ victim, court told

Adelaide High School murder accused only intended to ‘rough up’ victim, court told

An Adelaide drug dealer accused of murdering a man in his former high school’s car park had no “murderous intent” and was just a “bully boy” wanting to send the victim a message, a Supreme Court trial has been told. Key points: Four men are standing trial for the murder of Victor Codea at Adelaide … Read more