Leading prosecutor Margaret Cunneen and her eldest son investigated for allegedly perverting course of justice

The corruption watchdog has revealed it is investigating one of the state's top prosecutors over allegations she perverted the course of justice, in a move that will send shockwaves through the legal community.
The corruption watchdog has revealed it is investigating one of the state's top prosecutors over allegations she perverted the course of justice, in a move that will send shockwaves through the legal community.
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THE 2014 Lancefield Brahman Invitation sale saw particularly strong stud support lift the sale to a top of $38,000. THE 2014 Lancefield Brahman Invitation sale saw particularly strong stud support lift the sale to a top of $38,000.
MANAGING a little more than 2400 hectares of prime agricultural land at the head of the Condamine River, Wayne Frank says he is in the middle of the driest season he has ever witnessed. MANAGING a little more than 2400 hectares of prime agricultural land at the head of the Condamine River, Wayne Frank says he is in the middle of the driest season he has ever witnessed.
LIMITED rainfall and the associated yield penalties are an ongoing concern for central Darling Downs grain grower and agronomist Michael Hegarty. LIMITED rainfall and the associated yield penalties are an ongoing concern for central Darling Downs grain grower and agronomist Michael Hegarty.
HER Royal Highness the Princess Royal has highlighted the importance of agricultural shows in Brisbane this afternoon. HER Royal Highness the Princess Royal has highlighted the importance of agricultural shows in Brisbane this afternoon.
11:05 AM A Canadian actress is one of eight women who have now come forward to accuse a high-profile radio host of violence and abusive behaviour, including allegations of choking, sexual abuse...
6:45 AM Sex crimes police have appealed to a teenager to turn himself after a violent attack on a woman in Melbourne's west.
6:06 AM Passing cyclist interrupts an attempted sexual attack by yelling at the man.
1:15 AM The ABC had to go to some unusual lengths to retain its talented finance reporter - a bloke on loan from its mates at News Corp - by the name of Alan Kohler.
12:15 AM She sings in Mandarin and sips on a Corona. At last orders she slips down a side corridor, but she'll be working for a few hours yet.
12:15 AM Australian military personnel in Afghanistan are set to have their daily pay bonus cut because the war-torn country is considered "less dangerous" than in the past.
30 Oct 14 The federal government is crowing about the deal it stitched up to get its friendless Direct Action policy through a hostile Senate while killing off forever Labor's carbon...
30 Oct 14 A highly contested proposal to develop an open-cut goldmine metres from homes in Victoria's north-west has been rejected as too risky by the state Planning Minister, but another...
30 Oct 14 Hundreds of teddy bears brought the issue of domestic violence directly to the state's lawmakers.
30 Oct 14 A son of Victorian victims' campaigner Noel McNamara has been charged with culpable driving causing death and other serious offences over a crash that injured two others, one seriously.
30 Oct 14 A truck driver who was shocked by an overhead power line while unloading sheep from his B-double truck has been awarded more than $650,000 in damages.
30 Oct 14 University of Melbourne student Alexander Eastwood has won the Victorian Rhodes Scholarship to study at a top-ranking university next year.
30 Oct 14 'Team Australia' call by Prime Minister Tony Abbott has stirred concerns over its effect on racial harmony in some quarters. Tom McIlroy reports.
30 Oct 14 The police officers chasing a drug-affected Sydney man when he jumped into the Parramatta River and drowned did not contribute to his death despite his family's claims to the contrary, a...
30 Oct 14 The growth of kombucha is fascinating, both as a hot trend in the beverage aisle and in the biological sense, since it is brewed with a live, expanding bacterial culture.
Good morning and welcome to another day in federal politics. Surely it can't be like yesterday? The government has agreed to fund an inquiry into something it is completely opposed to leaving it open to charges of yet more broken election promises by the opposition. And it's all about climate change. It all feels very familiar but with the main players in different seats.
30 Oct 14 Good morning and welcome to another day in federal politics. Surely it can't be like yesterday? The government has agreed to fund an inquiry into something it is completely opposed to...
30 Oct 14 Tony Abbott has left open the possibility of a return to emissions trading in a trade-off for the Palmer United Party's support for his controversial Direct Action climate policy.
30 Oct 14 Pacific territory's representatives take aim at department's capacity and call for referendum or plebiscite.
30 Oct 14 A surfer has been bitten by a shark on the NSW north coast.
30 Oct 14 Sugar substitutes have become a popular way of appealing to health-conscious consumers. Coca-Cola has announced it will bring its lower-calorie product Coca-Cola Life to Australia...
30 Oct 14 What industry sector employs more Australians than construction, education or manufacturing and three times as many as mining? What function costs private industry and government a...
30 Oct 14 Immediate disclosure of the tax paid by the nation�s biggest companies.
30 Oct 14 A naturally occurring substance in chocolate may improve the function of a part of the brain related to natural memory decline.
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Doctor Barney as Deputy Prime Minister is a horror movie in 3D, but it is halloween.
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In some ways you have a point Freshy but not totally. You are right to say farmers need to
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Yeah, that's right, FFS, in the 15th floor penthouse. How nice of you to remember. Are you going
CASA gives Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport a clear run to its November 17 take-off.24 Oct 14 CASA gives Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport a clear run to its November 17 take-off.
The state government has announced a long awaited bypass for Beaudesert.16 Oct 14 The state government has announced a long awaited bypass for Beaudesert.