Queensland

Guilty surgeon: ‘Golden opportunity to lie’

Plastic surgeon Ces Colagrande was found guilty of a sexual assault charge. A GOLD Coast cosmetic surgeon’s “breach of trust” by sexually assaulting a patient during a consultation has been condemned by a judge. Ces Colagrande, 48, was found guilty at Southport District Court on Monday on a single count …

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Man avoids jail over Aus Day bottle rape

February 9, 2017. Raw footage: Frazer John Eaton (pushing wheelchair) leaves the Brisbane District Court after being given a suspended 18-month sentence for his part in the rape of an unconscious teen at an Australia Day party in 2015. Eaton, 23, and three attacked the 18-year-old victim while he was …

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Queensland

‘He cracked a rib and he choked me’

A man who killed his wife on the Gold Coast had been bailed a fortnight ago for an earlier assault on her. Rosie Batty broke down while on radio. Picture: Greg Higgs ROSIE Batty has broken down in tears on Brisbane radio this morning while responding to the murder of …

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Queensland

‘How do we avoid women dying?’

Lisa Wilkinson confronts lawyer over bail laws that helped free killer David Bradford before he murdered his wife Teresa Bradford. Courtesy: The TODAY Show/Channel Nine “Mark, Teresa Bradford reached out to authorities and no-one helped her,” Lisa Wilkinson said. ANTI-domestic violence campaigner Lisa Wilkinson has confronted the lawyer who successfully …

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Queensland

New twist in case of slain mother

A crime scene has been sent up in Innisfail relating to the cold case disappearence of Leeann Lapham. Courtesy: Seven news Queensland Leeann Lapham’s alleged killer will appear in court on Thursday. LEEANN Lapham had only just become a mum. Three weeks after giving birth to son Bradley, Ms Lapham …

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Queensland

’True Aboriginals don’t care about date’

Triple M’s Robin Bailey and One Nation leader Pauline Hanson have ripped into each other over the Senator’s controversial comments on banning the burqa. Audio: Triple M Brisbane?s Marto, Ed & Robin on 104.5 FM Pauline Hanson having a beer with locals Trevor Furner and Brenton Stem during a campaign …

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Queensland

Cops’ discovery at murder-suicide scene

A man who killed his wife on the Gold Coast had been bailed a fortnight ago for an earlier assault on her. Mrs Bradford had lived in terror after her husband’s release from jail, according to friends. POLICE investigating the stabbing murder of Gold Coast mother Teresa Bradford found gaffer …

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Minister resigns over timetable debacle

Stirling Hinchliffe has resigned as Queensland Transport Minister. TRANSPORT Minister Stirling Hinchliffe has resigned as the state government released the report into Queensland Rail’s timetable debacle. Mr Hinchliffe has stood down from all his ministerial positions, including the Commonwealth Games portfolio, but will remain Leader of the House. The announcement …

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Queensland

‘I haven’t tried to get publicity out of this’

A South Australian widower’s sad ad for fishing buddy has spread like mad across the country and had countless shares on social media from people who wanted to help. Courtesy: Sunrise Ray Johnstone and Mati Batsinilas fishing off Stradbroke Island. Picture: Mati Batsinilas/Facebook A YOUNG Queensland man and the lonely …

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Queensland

‘Disgusting’: Dad shamed for feeding baby

Damien and Melissa Leeson with their seven-week-old baby girl Harpah. PEOPLE are outraged over the public shaming of Queensland dad Damien Leeson, who was called “disgusting” for taking his seven-week-old baby into a parents’ room at a Mackay shopping centre on Sunday. The Daily Mercury reports Mr Leeson was feeding …

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