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Big Law 04 July 2023 ByNaomi NeilsonLawyer X launched fresh legal action against Victoria Police

Former criminal barrister Nicola Gobbo made explosive accusations about senior Victoria Police members in a lawsuit...

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Big Law 29 June 2023 ByNaomi NeilsonLawyer X scandal fizzles out with no legal repercussions

Those behind the explosive Lawyer X scandal are not likely to face legal consequences as the office responsible for...

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Big Law 23 June 2023 ByNaomi NeilsonDPP and Lawyer X special investigator clash over Nicola Gobbo

Amid speculations Nicola Gobbo may have been prepared to enter a plea, Victoria’s Director of Public Prosecutions...

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Big Law 21 June 2023 ByNaomi NeilsonLawyer X special investigator says DPP refuses to lay charges

Lawyer X’s special investigator has told the Victorian government to close down the office or expect his resignation...

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Big Law 24 May 2023 ByNaomi Neilson‘We’re human’: Senior cop hits back at alarming DPP allegations

A senior police officer whose explosive report labelled Brittany Higgins a “manipulative” sexual assault complainant...

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Big Law 20 May 2023 ByLawyers WeeklyClaims against firms and ACT DPP under fire: What’s hot in law this...

The board of inquiry into the handling of the Bruce Lehrmann prosecution has seen some big revelations this week, and...

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The Bar 18 May 2023 ByJerome Doraisamy and Lauren CroftShane Drumgold temporarily steps aside

The ACT Director of Public Prosecutions, Shane Drumgold SC, has been replaced for the next month, as the board of...

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Big Law 17 May 2023 ByNaomi NeilsonCracks in relationship between DPP and police ‘no surprise’

Clandestine coffee meetings, “unnecessary” comments and body language tipped Bruce Lehrmann’s lawyer off to the...

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Big Law 16 May 2023 ByNaomi NeilsonLehrmann’s lawyer ‘pissed off’ with DPP’s conduct

Bruce Lehrmann’s lawyer told an inquiry he was “pissed off” with the ACT’s Director of Public Prosecutions for...

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Big Law 15 May 2023 ByNaomi NeilsonDPP under fire for advice on controversial Logies speech

ACT’s Director of Public Prosecutions has stood firm on his position that he gave sufficient advice to journalist Lisa...

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