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21 November 2017 1:31 AM Former Racing Victoria chairman David Moodie was denied justice, judge rules

Former Racing Victoria chairman David Moodie was denied natural justice in findings that he inappropriately disclosed information during a cobalt investigation, a judge has ruled. Victorian Supreme Court Justice Kevin Bell found racing integrity commissioner Sal Perna failed to ensure a reasonable apprehension of bias did not arise in his findings against 6

13 November 2017 3:26 AM WA head-on crash murder accused 'on meth'

A man accused of deliberately killing a mother-of-two in a head-on crash on a West Australian highway had taken methamphetamine, a court has heard, and will face trial next year. Shaun Southern was charged with murder and acts or omissions causing bodily harm after the fiery collision on the Bussell Highway at Capel in February, which killed Jenni Pratt 14

6 November 2017 5:47 AM Factory worker Brendan King loses appeal over share in $40m Powerball jackpot

A Sydney factory worker has lost his appeal against a judge's finding that he was not entitled to a share of a $40 million Powerball jackpot. Last year, Brendan King sued Robert Adams, organiser of a lottery syndicate at their workplace, claiming he was entitled to a share of the prize, amounting to $2.7 million. On Monday, the NSW Court of Appeal ruled 9

3 November 2017 5:54 PM Paul Manafort, Richard Gates ordered to remain on home arrest, bail unchanged

Washington: A US judge has ordered indicted former Trump campaign advisers Paul Manafort and Richard Gates to remain under home arrest, rejecting for now their pleas for less stringent bail conditions. US District Judge Amy Berman Jackson also sharply warned lawyers for the duo not to speak about their case outside of court. "This is a criminal trial 11

2 November 2017 4:22 PM Spanish prosecutor asks for international arrest warrant for ousted Catalan president

Former Catalan President Carles Puigdemont surfaced in Belgium on Tuesday with some of his ex-ministers, saying they were seeking “freedom and safety” there. MADRID—A Spanish prosecutor asked a judge Thursday to issue an international arrest warrant for the former president of Catalonia and four of his regional ministers after they did not comply with a summons 10

2 November 2017 10:37 AM Prosecutors seek jail for eight members of deposed Catalan government

They also asked that a ninth former minister be freed and ordered to pay a bond. Deposed Catalan leader Carles Puigdemont and four other ministers, however, refused to show up in Madrid as summoned and remain in Belgium. Puigdemont and 19 others involved in Catalonia's rollercoaster secession push over recent weeks have been summoned to be questioned 42

2 November 2017 2:41 AM Judge cuts the line before ruling killer Sean Price must spend 41 years in jail

Murderer and rapist Sean Price had his video link switched off when a judge refused to tolerate a series of offensive hand gestures, before increasing his non-parole period by three years. Price called out after being prevented from saying something to the County Court on Thursday, and over the following minutes repeatedly waved his arms wildly and made lewd hand gestures 8

2 November 2017 12:16 AM Rapist and murderer Sean Price sentenced to additional three years in jail

Sean Price, the man who murdered Melbourne teen Masa Vukotic and raped a woman two days later, has been sentenced to an additional three years in prison for breaching a supervision order. Price was on the court-imposed supervision order in 2015 when he stabbed Ms Vukotic in Doncaster, and then raped a woman at a Christian bookshop in Sunshine two days later 8

1 November 2017 1:42 PM North Korea nuclear base: Radiation leak fears after collapse

A TUNNEL collapse at North Korea’s key nuclear testing site has sparked renewed fears of a major radiation leak and environmental disaster. It is understood about 100 workers at the Punggye-ri nuclear site were killed in the collapse which took place around September 10 and followed Pyongyang’s sixth atomic test earlier that month, Japanese broadcaster 47

30 October 2017 7:15 PM Paul Manafort: Donald Trump's ex-campaign manager, associates indicted in FBI Russia probe

The indictment filed in a federal court in Washington accused Mr Manafort and his associate Rick Gates of funnelling tens of millions of dollars in payments through foreign companies and bank accounts. Mr Manafort and Mr Gates surrendered to federal authorities later on Monday (US time), and appeared in court overnight to face the charges brought by Mr Mueller's 14