Sexual assault too serious a crime for a campus verdict

Matthew Lesh - The Australian

A basic legal right is that if you are accused of something as serious as sexual assault, the case against you must be proved beyond reasonable doubt. Australia’s universities are stripping away this basic legal right by determining such cases at the much lower threshold of the “balance of probabilities”. In August, the University of […]

Network accused of helping mothers kidnap their children

Janet Fife-Yeomans, The Daily Telegraph

Network helping mums, kids hide POLICE who busted an underground network that operated for 10 years helping mums steal their children believe more youngsters may still be on the run. Grafton GP Dr William Russell Massingham Pridgeon, 64, the founder of the Australian Antipaedophile Party, accused of being the mastermind of the ring, did not […]