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Canberra Times
Principals back schools' responses to phone threatsACT police outside Canberra's Lanyon High School on Tuesday after a bomb threat
Principals back schools' responses to phone threats
Canberra Times / Posted 6 hours ago
ACT police outside Canberra's Lanyon High School on Tuesday after a bomb threat. Photo: Rohan Thomson Advocates for principals and parents said there was no call for extra security measures after threats were made to eight Canberra schools last... Read more
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Weekly Times
11-year-old WA boy charged with murderAn 11-year-old boy has been charged with murder over a death in Perth. An 11
11-year-old WA boy charged with murder
Weekly Times / Posted 13 hours ago
An 11-year-old boy has been charged with murder over a death in Perth. An 11-year-old boy has been charged with murder in relation to a death in Perth. Major Crime Squad detectives say they charged the boy... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Boy, 11, charged with murder in PerthAn 11-year-old boy has been charged with murder in relation to a death in Perth
Boy, 11, charged with murder in Perth
Sky News Australia / Posted 13 hours ago
An 11-year-old boy has been charged with murder in relation to a death in Perth. Major Crime Squad detectives say they charged the boy after a man died near the Esplanade Train Station on January 27. The 11-year-old was arrested on Friday and has... Read more
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Herald Sun
11-old WA boy charged with murder11-year-old WA boy charged with murder An 11-year-old boy has been charged wit
11-old WA boy charged with murder
Herald Sun / Posted 14 hours ago
11-year-old WA boy charged with murder An 11-year-old boy has been charged with murder in relation to a death in Perth. Major Crime Squad detectives say they charged the boy after a man died near the Esplanade Train Station on January 27. The... Read more
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News.com.au
11-old WA boy charged with murder11-year-old WA boy charged with murder An 11-year-old boy has been charged wit
11-old WA boy charged with murder
News.com.au / Posted 14 hours ago
11-year-old WA boy charged with murder An 11-year-old boy has been charged with murder in relation to a death in Perth. Major Crime Squad detectives say they charged the boy after a man died near the Esplanade Train Station on January 27. The... Read more
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WA Today
Esplanade train station murder: Eleven-old among four chargedPolice and forensic officers outside the Esplanade on January 27. Photo: Kema J
Esplanade train station murder: Eleven-old among four charged
WA Today / Posted 14 hours ago
Police and forensic officers outside the Esplanade on January 27. Photo: Kema Johnson An 11-year-old boy is among four people charged with murder after a 26-year-old man was stabbed to death outside the Esplanade train station in the early hours of... Read more
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Perth Now
11-old WA boy charged with murder11-year-old WA boy charged with murder An 11-year-old boy has been charged wit
11-old WA boy charged with murder
Perth Now / Posted 14 hours ago
11-year-old WA boy charged with murder An 11-year-old boy has been charged with murder in relation to a death in Perth. Major Crime Squad detectives say they charged the boy after a man died near the Esplanade Train Station on January 27. The... Read more
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Adelaide Now
11-old WA boy charged with murder11-year-old WA boy charged with murder An 11-year-old boy has been charged wit
11-old WA boy charged with murder
Adelaide Now / Posted 14 hours ago
11-year-old WA boy charged with murder An 11-year-old boy has been charged with murder in relation to a death in Perth. Major Crime Squad detectives say they charged the boy after a man died near the Esplanade Train Station on January 27. The... Read more
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The Courier Mail
11-old WA boy charged with murder11-year-old WA boy charged with murder An 11-year-old boy has been charged wit
11-old WA boy charged with murder
The Courier Mail / Posted 14 hours ago
11-year-old WA boy charged with murder An 11-year-old boy has been charged with murder in relation to a death in Perth. Major Crime Squad detectives say they charged the boy after a man died near the Esplanade Train Station on January 27. The... Read more
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News Mail
Boy, 13, charged over stealing and burglaryBUNDABERG Patrol Group Child Protection Investigation Unit has charged a 13-yea
Boy, 13, charged over stealing and burglary
News Mail / Posted yesterday
BUNDABERG Patrol Group Child Protection Investigation Unit has charged a 13-year-old boy on Thursday February 4 following investigations into offences reported earlier this week. It is alleged the boy stole personal accessories, cash and a number of... Read more
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Weekly Times
2nd teenager admits fatal Vic crash role A second teenager has admitted his involvement in a fatal hit-and-run crash i
2nd teenager admits fatal Vic crash role
Weekly Times / Posted 2 days ago
A second teenager has admitted his involvement in a fatal hit-and-run crash involving a stolen car in Melbourne. Three teenage boys were charged with culpable driving causing death and other offences after... Read more
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Herald Sun
2nd teenager admits fatal Vic crash role A second teenager has admitted his involvement in a fatal hit-and-run crash i
2nd teenager admits fatal Vic crash role
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
A second teenager has admitted his involvement in a fatal hit-and-run crash involving a stolen car in Melbourne. Three teenage boys were charged with culpable driving causing death and other offences after... Read more
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Herald Sun
One arrest as threats continue to schoolsThe education minister has vowed authorities will get to the bottom of a series
One arrest as threats continue to schools
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
The education minister has vowed authorities will get to the bottom of a series of school threats. A teenager has been arrested over a threatening call to a Canberra high school amid continued, unrelated... Read more
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News.com.au
One arrest as threats continue to schoolsFed govt taking school threats seriously A teenager has been arrested over a
One arrest as threats continue to schools
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
Fed govt taking school threats seriously A teenager has been arrested over a threatening call to a Canberra high school amid continued, unrelated threats to schools across four states. Schools in both NSW... Read more
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The Border Mail
Teen charged over Cooper Ratten fatal crash set to fight criminal chargesTeenager alleged to have been driving car that crashed and killed former Carlto
Teen charged over Cooper Ratten fatal crash set to fight criminal charges
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Teenager alleged to have been driving car that crashed and killed former Carlton coach Brett Ratten's son is set to fight criminal charges. The teenager alleged to have been driving the car that crashed and killed the son of former Carlton champion... Read more
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Canberra Times
Teenager arrested after threatening call to Calwell schoolA teenager has been arrested in Canberra after allegedly making a threatening p
Teenager arrested after threatening call to Calwell school
Canberra Times / Posted 2 days ago
A teenager has been arrested in Canberra after allegedly making a threatening phone call to a high school. A teenager has been accused of making a hoax threat which forced the evacuation of a high school in Canberra's south on Wednesday, as another... Read more
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The Age
Teen charged over Cooper Ratten fatal crash set to fight criminal chargesThe teenager alleged to have been driving the car that crashed and killed the s
Teen charged over Cooper Ratten fatal crash set to fight criminal charges
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
The teenager alleged to have been driving the car that crashed and killed the son of former Carlton champion and coach Brett Ratten is set to fight criminal charges. The 18-year-old, who cannot be named, appeared in a children's court on Thursday,... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Big Flats pastor to preach final sermonPeople hurt when a much-loved pastor leaves their church. Members of the nearl
Big Flats pastor to preach final sermon
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
People hurt when a much-loved pastor leaves their church. Members of the nearly 200-year-old First Presbyterian Church in Big Flats will hear the Rev. Rick Price’s last sermon Sunday. The 59-year-old doesn’t want to leave the only church he’s served... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Despite reform plan, Qld still sends teens to adult prisonsQueensland is the only state in Australia to treat 17-year-olds as adults in th
Despite reform plan, Qld still sends teens to adult prisons
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
Queensland is the only state in Australia to treat 17-year-olds as adults in the justice system. The Palaszczuk government's plan to overhaul youth justice laws, including removing the Newman government boot camp orders, has been met with approval... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Melbourne father wrongly considered homeless wins back custody of daughter Photo: A Melbourne man and his six-year-old daughter — who can't be identifie
Melbourne father wrongly considered homeless wins back custody of daughter
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
Photo: A Melbourne man and his six-year-old daughter — who can't be identified — were sleeping in his car at Bronte Beach in Sydney. (Supplied: ABC) A Melbourne man has won... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Homeless' father wins back custody of daughter who was removed by police Photo: A Melbourne man and his six-year-old daughter — who can't be identifie
'Homeless' father wins back custody of daughter who was removed by police
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 3 days ago
Photo: A Melbourne man and his six-year-old daughter — who can't be identified — were sleeping in his car at Bronte Beach in Sydney. (Supplied: ABC) A Melbourne man has won... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Rinehart to hand over docs, pay costsBillionaire mining magnate Gina Rinehart has been ordered to hand over secret f
Rinehart to hand over docs, pay costs
Sky News Australia / Posted 4 days ago
Billionaire mining magnate Gina Rinehart has been ordered to hand over secret family trust documents after losing a Supreme Court battle with her eldest children to keep them hidden. John Hancock and Bianca Rinehart will be granted access to the... Read more
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Business Spectator
Rinehart to hand over docs, pay costsBillionaire mining magnate Gina Rinehart has been ordered to hand over secret f
Rinehart to hand over docs, pay costs
Business Spectator / Posted 4 days ago
Billionaire mining magnate Gina Rinehart has been ordered to hand over secret family trust documents after losing a Supreme Court battle with her eldest children to keep them hidden. John Hancock and Bianca Rinehart will be granted access to the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Teen girl jailed over stabbing attackA GIRL who stabbed a classmate in the neck then washed her hands and headed off
Teen girl jailed over stabbing attack
Herald Sun / Posted 4 days ago
A GIRL who stabbed a classmate in the neck then washed her hands and headed off to a meeting with her youth case worker has been locked up for almost two years. The unprovoked attack on her 16-year-old classmate took place near Fountain Gate... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lawyers Raise Concern Over Discriminate Sexual Offences ActLawyers are up in arms over the application of the Sexual Offences Act, which t
Lawyers Raise Concern Over Discriminate Sexual Offences Act
AllAfrica.com / Posted 4 days ago
Lawyers are up in arms over the application of the Sexual Offences Act, which they say is biased against boys who have consensual sex with girls who are equally minors. The debate has been raging within the corridors of justice in recent weeks,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'Homeless' Victorian man in court over custody dispute'Homeless' dispute sends Victorian man to court to win back custody of daughter
'Homeless' Victorian man in court over custody dispute
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
'Homeless' dispute sends Victorian man to court to win back custody of daughter A Melbourne man whose daughter was taken from his car by authorities because they believed him to be homeless will go to the NSW Children's Court on Tuesday to fight for... Read more
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Weekly Times
Teen prepared for Vic terror attack: courtA teen who admitted he made preparations for a terror attack in Melbourne has f
Teen prepared for Vic terror attack: court
Weekly Times / Posted 8 days ago
A teen who admitted he made preparations for a terror attack in Melbourne has faced an adult court. A 17-year-old who admitted he made preparations for a terror attack on Melbourne has faced an adult... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Teen behind Vic terror plot faces adult courtA 17-year-old who admitted he made preparations for a terror attack on Melbourn
Teen behind Vic terror plot faces adult court
Sky News Australia / Posted 8 days ago
A 17-year-old who admitted he made preparations for a terror attack on Melbourne has faced an adult court. Investigators say the radicalised teen was planning to make improvised explosive devices using items he had gathered from hardware and kitchen... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Teen prepared for Vic terror attack: court A 17-year-old who admitted he made preparations for a terror attack on Melbou
Teen prepared for Vic terror attack: court
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
A 17-year-old who admitted he made preparations for a terror attack on Melbourne has faced an adult court. Investigators say the radicalised teen was planning to make improvised explosive devices using... Read more
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WA Today
Axe-wielding teenage boy arrested after Alexander Heights hold-upsThe 17-year-old is due to appear in the Perth Children's Court on Friday. An a
Axe-wielding teenage boy arrested after Alexander Heights hold-ups
WA Today / Posted 8 days ago
The 17-year-old is due to appear in the Perth Children's Court on Friday. An axe-wielding teenage boy, who allegedly held up two service stations in Alexander Heights late last year has been arrested by police. Police say two males, one armed with... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Teenager pleads guilty over Mother's Day terror plotMelbourne teen accused of planning Mother's Day terror attack pleads guilty in
Teenager pleads guilty over Mother's Day terror plot
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 8 days ago
Melbourne teen accused of planning Mother's Day terror attack pleads guilty in adult court A 17-year-old Melbourne youth accused of planning a terrorist attack on Mother's Day last year has formally pleaded guilty in adult court. The teenager,... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Melbourne A-League fan charged over flare A teenage boy has been charged with lighting a flare at a train station befor
Melbourne A-League fan charged over flare
Adelaide Now / Posted 8 days ago
A teenage boy has been charged with lighting a flare at a train station before an A-League match in Melbourne this week. The Lilydale boy, 17, allegedly lit the flare among a group of people preparing to... Read more
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Herald Sun
Melbourne A-League fan charged over flare A teenage boy has been charged with lighting a flare at a train station befor
Melbourne A-League fan charged over flare
Herald Sun / Posted 8 days ago
A teenage boy has been charged with lighting a flare at a train station before an A-League match in Melbourne this week. The Lilydale boy, 17, allegedly lit the flare among a group of people preparing to... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Melbourne A-League fan charged over flare A teenage boy has been charged with lighting a flare at a train station befor
Melbourne A-League fan charged over flare
The Courier Mail / Posted 8 days ago
A teenage boy has been charged with lighting a flare at a train station before an A-League match in Melbourne this week. The Lilydale boy, 17, allegedly lit the flare among a group of people preparing to... Read more
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Kiama Independent
BREAKING: Nelligen cenotaph: two chargedA 20-year-old man and a 17-year-old male have been arrested charged with malici
BREAKING: Nelligen cenotaph: two charged
Kiama Independent / Posted 9 days ago
A 20-year-old man and a 17-year-old male have been arrested charged with malicious damage by Batemans Bay Police over the attack on the Nelligen Cenotaph and will appear in Batemans Bay Local Court (children's court for the 17-year-old) on March... Read more
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Herald Sun
Two charged over western Sydney shooting Two young men face charges after shots were fired at a western Sydney home in
Two charged over western Sydney shooting
Herald Sun / Posted 9 days ago
Two young men face charges after shots were fired at a western Sydney home in broad daylight last year. It's alleged the shooting occurred in Greenacre on September 17. Police say the men, aged 18 and 21,... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Two charged over western Sydney shooting Two young men face charges after shots were fired at a western Sydney home in
Two charged over western Sydney shooting
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Two young men face charges after shots were fired at a western Sydney home in broad daylight last year. It's alleged the shooting occurred in Greenacre on September 17. Police say the men, aged 18 and 21,... Read more
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News.com.au
Two charged over western Sydney shooting Two young men face charges after shots were fired at a western Sydney home in
Two charged over western Sydney shooting
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
Two young men face charges after shots were fired at a western Sydney home in broad daylight last year. It's alleged the shooting occurred in Greenacre on September 17. Police say the men, aged 18 and 21,... Read more
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Perth Now
Two charged over western Sydney shooting Two young men face charges after shots were fired at a western Sydney home in
Two charged over western Sydney shooting
Perth Now / Posted 9 days ago
Two young men face charges after shots were fired at a western Sydney home in broad daylight last year. It's alleged the shooting occurred in Greenacre on September 17. Police say the men, aged 18 and 21,... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Two charged over western Sydney shooting Two young men face charges after shots were fired at a western Sydney home in
Two charged over western Sydney shooting
Adelaide Now / Posted 9 days ago
Two young men face charges after shots were fired at a western Sydney home in broad daylight last year. It's alleged the shooting occurred in Greenacre on September 17. Police say the men, aged 18 and 21,... Read more
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Irish Examiner
A judge at the Children's Court thinks he knows the main reason for children offending | Irish Examiner Tuesday, January 26, 2016 - 01:47 pm Most problems in...
A judge at the Children's Court thinks he knows the main reason for children offending
Irish Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
| Irish Examiner Tuesday, January 26, 2016 - 01:47 pm Most problems in... Read more
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Irish Examiner
A judge has blamed drugs for 90% of the cases he sees in the Children's Court | Irish Examiner Tuesday, January 26, 2016 - 01:47 pm Most problems in cas
A judge has blamed drugs for 90% of the cases he sees in the Children's Court
Irish Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
| Irish Examiner Tuesday, January 26, 2016 - 01:47 pm Most problems in cases at the Dublin... Read more
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The Age
Mum who killed baby in bid to see eldest child start schoolA woman who killed one of her babies is seeking to see one of her other childre
Mum who killed baby in bid to see eldest child start school
The Age / Posted 14 days ago
A woman who killed one of her babies is seeking to see one of her other children on their first day of school. A mother who killed her baby daughter and seriously injured the girl's twin is seeking to attend her eldest son's first day of... Read more
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The Border Mail
Mum who killed baby in bid to see eldest child start schoolA mother who killed her baby daughter and seriously injured the girl's twin, is
Mum who killed baby in bid to see eldest child start school
The Border Mail / Posted 14 days ago
A mother who killed her baby daughter and seriously injured the girl's twin, is seeking to attend her older surviving son's first day of school. A mother who killed her baby daughter and seriously injured the girl's twin is seeking to attend her... Read more
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The Courier
Mum who killed baby in bid to see eldest child start schoolA mother who killed her baby daughter and seriously injured the girl's twin, is
Mum who killed baby in bid to see eldest child start school
The Courier / Posted 14 days ago
A mother who killed her baby daughter and seriously injured the girl's twin, is seeking to attend her older surviving son's first day of school. A mother who killed her baby daughter and seriously injured the girl's twin is seeking to attend her... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Anonymous unmasks bully filmed battering boy over £25 debtThe hackers said in a message: "If you don't want your personal details all ove
Anonymous unmasks bully filmed battering boy over £25 debt
Daily Mirror / Posted 14 days ago
The hackers said in a message: "If you don't want your personal details all over the internet, stop bashing people." The video, filmed in Victoria, Australia, shows a teenager in black t-shirt approach a boy in bright green and punch him several... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Teen who knocked over garda with stolen moped on last chance to avoid six-month sentence | Irish Examiner Friday, January 22, 2016 - 01:42 pm By Tom Tuite A...
Teen who knocked over garda with stolen moped on last chance to avoid six-month sentence
Irish Examiner / Posted 15 days ago
| Irish Examiner Friday, January 22, 2016 - 01:42 pm By Tom Tuite A... Read more
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The Courier
Teenager exposed by hackers after country Victoria 'bashing'A 15-year-old boy who allegedly bashed another teenager outside a supermarket i
Teenager exposed by hackers after country Victoria 'bashing'
The Courier / Posted 15 days ago
A 15-year-old boy who allegedly bashed another teenager outside a supermarket in regional Victoria has been subject to death threats after his personal details were posted online by hacker group. A 15-year-old boy who allegedly bashed another... Read more
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The Age
Teenager exposed by hackers after country Victoria 'bashing'A 15-year-old boy who allegedly bashed another teenager outside a shopping cent
Teenager exposed by hackers after country Victoria 'bashing'
The Age / Posted 15 days ago
A 15-year-old boy who allegedly bashed another teenager outside a shopping centre in regional Victoria has been subject to death threats from vigilantes after his address was posted on social media by a notorious hacking collective. The boy was... Read more
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The Border Mail
Teenager exposed by hackers after country Victoria 'bashing'A 15-year-old boy who allegedly bashed another teenager outside a supermarket i
Teenager exposed by hackers after country Victoria 'bashing'
The Border Mail / Posted 15 days ago
A 15-year-old boy who allegedly bashed another teenager outside a supermarket in regional Victoria has been subject to death threats after his personal details were posted online by hacker group. A 15-year-old boy who allegedly bashed another... Read more
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