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Herald Sun
Alleged killer mum heard ‘screaming’out of the water” while screaming. “For me, what it sounded like was a long sc
Alleged killer mum heard ‘screaming’
Herald Sun / Posted an hour ago
out of the water” while screaming. “For me, what it sounded like was a long scream, but there were no words,” she told the Melbourne Magistrates Court on Thursday. “I then looked down and realised there was a child floating in the water.” Ms... Read more
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News.com.au
Mother collapses after hearing triple-0 callGwynn will decide whether she must front her committal hearing on Thursday, aft
Mother collapses after hearing triple-0 call
News.com.au / Posted 6 hours ago
Gwynn will decide whether she must front her committal hearing on Thursday, after the accused murderer began wailing at the Melbourne Magistrates Court after hearing the triple-0 call from eyewitness Alexandra Colston-Ing. Colston-Ing told the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Accused killer mum’s court breakdowncollapsed in court sobbing uncontrollably as a triple-0 phone call was played.
Accused killer mum’s court breakdown
Herald Sun / Posted 23 hours ago
collapsed in court sobbing uncontrollably as a triple-0 phone call was played. Akon Guode, 37, began wailing loudly in the Melbourne Magistrates Court as she listened to the recording. The court was stood down shortly after 2.30pm on Wednesday and... Read more
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The Age
Patients of 'fake gynaecologist' Raffaele di Paolo were desperate for babies, court toldis facing more than 80 charges, including multiple counts of rape, sexual penet
Patients of 'fake gynaecologist' Raffaele di Paolo were desperate for babies, court told
The Age / Posted yesterday
is facing more than 80 charges, including multiple counts of rape, sexual penetration and fraud. A former patient told the Melbourne Magistrates Court on Wednesday that she and her husband had had confidence in Mr Di Paolo, believing him to be a... Read more
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The Age
Lake crash tragedy: Alleged child killer Akon Guode breaks down in courta Melbourne court sobbing uncontrollably as a Triple-0 phone call was played.
Lake crash tragedy: Alleged child killer Akon Guode breaks down in court
The Age / Posted yesterday
a Melbourne court sobbing uncontrollably as a Triple-0 phone call was played. Akon Guode, 37, began wailing loudly in the Melbourne Magistrates Court as she listened to the recording. The court was stood down shortly after 2.30pm on Wednesday and... Read more
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The Age
Lake crash tragedy: Daughter told teacher her 'mum shouldn't be driving', court toldMelbourne Magistrates Court Court heard that Akoi Chabiet, the dead children's
Lake crash tragedy: Daughter told teacher her 'mum shouldn't be driving', court told
The Age / Posted yesterday
Melbourne Magistrates Court Court heard that Akoi Chabiet, the dead children's elder sister, told her teacher that their mother, Akon Guode, had dizzy spells. Photo: Jason South A mother accused of murdering her three youngest children sobbed in the... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Accused Vic mother to face court37, in prison and she cries when the children are mentioned. 'I'm still believ
Accused Vic mother to face court
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
37, in prison and she cries when the children are mentioned. 'I'm still believing Akon, that she didn't do it,' Mr Manyang told the Melbourne Magistrates Court on Tuesday, wiping tears from his eyes. The committal hearing continues on Wed... Read more
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The Age
'International drug kingpin' allegedly smuggled 140kg of methamphetamine inside diesel generatorsOnyedika Hilary Anaeto faced Melbourne Magistrates Court on Tuesday. Photo: Gle
'International drug kingpin' allegedly smuggled 140kg of methamphetamine inside diesel generators
The Age / Posted yesterday
Onyedika Hilary Anaeto faced Melbourne Magistrates Court on Tuesday. Photo: Glenda Brigham The accused kingpin of an international drug syndicate that smuggled 140 kilograms of methamphetamine into Australia inside diesel generators allegedly used... Read more
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The Age
'Fake' gynaecologist Raffaele Di Paolo 'not all he seems'woman saw Raffaele Lorenzo Di Paolo, 59, about three times a week over 10 month
'Fake' gynaecologist Raffaele Di Paolo 'not all he seems'
The Age / Posted yesterday
woman saw Raffaele Lorenzo Di Paolo, 59, about three times a week over 10 months about fertility issues. She told the Melbourne Magistrates Court she believed he was a doctor, but over time became suspicious about his expertise. The woman was... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Patient warned about 'fake' Melbourne gynaecologist, court hearswoman saw Raffaele Lorenzo Di Paolo, 59, about three times a week over 10 month
Patient warned about 'fake' Melbourne gynaecologist, court hears
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted yesterday
woman saw Raffaele Lorenzo Di Paolo, 59, about three times a week over 10 months about fertility issues. She told the Melbourne Magistrates Court she believed he was a doctor, but over time became suspicious about his expertise. The woman was... Read more
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The Courier
'International drug kingpin' allegedly smuggled 140kg of methamphetamine inside diesel generatorsto the court show, including two trips Anaeto made to Sydney to meet his co-acc
'International drug kingpin' allegedly smuggled 140kg of methamphetamine inside diesel generators
The Courier / Posted yesterday
to the court show, including two trips Anaeto made to Sydney to meet his co-accused. AFP federal agent Jason Hall told Melbourne Magistrates Court​ police had intercepted more than 7500 phone calls as part of the investigation and were in the... Read more
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The Border Mail
'International drug kingpin' allegedly smuggled 140kg of methamphetamine inside diesel generatorsto the court show, including two trips Anaeto made to Sydney to meet his co-acc
'International drug kingpin' allegedly smuggled 140kg of methamphetamine inside diesel generators
The Border Mail / Posted yesterday
to the court show, including two trips Anaeto made to Sydney to meet his co-accused. AFP federal agent Jason Hall told Melbourne Magistrates Court​ police had intercepted more than 7500 phone calls as part of the investigation and were in the... Read more
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News.com.au
Alleged fake Vic gyno 'not all he seems'woman saw Raffaele Lorenzo Di Paolo, 59, about three times a week over 10 month
Alleged fake Vic gyno 'not all he seems'
News.com.au / Posted yesterday
woman saw Raffaele Lorenzo Di Paolo, 59, about three times a week over 10 months about fertility issues. She told the Melbourne Magistrates Court she believed he was a doctor, but over time became suspicious about his expertise. The woman was... Read more
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Perth Now
Alleged fake Vic gyno 'not all he seems'woman saw Raffaele Lorenzo Di Paolo, 59, about three times a week over 10 month
Alleged fake Vic gyno 'not all he seems'
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
woman saw Raffaele Lorenzo Di Paolo, 59, about three times a week over 10 months about fertility issues. She told the Melbourne Magistrates Court she believed he was a doctor, but over time became suspicious about his expertise. The woman was... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Alleged fake Vic gyno 'not all he seems'woman saw Raffaele Lorenzo Di Paolo, 59, about three times a week over 10 month
Alleged fake Vic gyno 'not all he seems'
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
woman saw Raffaele Lorenzo Di Paolo, 59, about three times a week over 10 months about fertility issues. She told the Melbourne Magistrates Court she believed he was a doctor, but over time became suspicious about his expertise. The woman was... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Alleged fake Vic gyno 'not all he seems'woman saw Raffaele Lorenzo Di Paolo, 59, about three times a week over 10 month
Alleged fake Vic gyno 'not all he seems'
Adelaide Now / Posted yesterday
woman saw Raffaele Lorenzo Di Paolo, 59, about three times a week over 10 months about fertility issues. She told the Melbourne Magistrates Court she believed he was a doctor, but over time became suspicious about his expertise. The woman was... Read more
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The Courier
'He made a mistake. And he's terribly sorry' says grandmother of hit-run accused Matthew O'Connorallege Mr O'Connor was photographed by a witness leaving the scene. Mr O'Conno
'He made a mistake. And he's terribly sorry' says grandmother of hit-run accused Matthew O'Connor
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
allege Mr O'Connor was photographed by a witness leaving the scene. Mr O'Connor was remanded in custody on Tuesday at the Melbourne Magistrates Court, to reappear on September 20. Magistrate Elizabeth Lambden gave him permission to appear via... Read more
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The Age
'She was a lovely mother, she loved her children'to them," he said. Joseph Tito Manyang, the father of the three children kille
'She was a lovely mother, she loved her children'
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
to them," he said. Joseph Tito Manyang, the father of the three children killed when the car went into the lake, outside Melbourne Magistrates Court on Monday. Photo: Daniel Pockett "She was a lovely mother, she loved her children." He also... Read more
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The Age
'He made a mistake. And he's terribly sorry'allege Mr O'Connor was photographed by a witness leaving the scene. Mr O'Conno
'He made a mistake. And he's terribly sorry'
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
allege Mr O'Connor was photographed by a witness leaving the scene. Mr O'Connor was remanded in custody on Tuesday at the Melbourne Magistrates Court, to reappear on September 20. Magistrate Elizabeth Lambden gave him permission to appear via... Read more
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Herald Sun
Lebanese crash accused ‘risk’ on bailPROSECUTORS say a Lebanese national accused of causing a crash that killed two
Lebanese crash accused ‘risk’ on bail
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
PROSECUTORS say a Lebanese national accused of causing a crash that killed two Melbourne women is a flight risk who shouldn’t have bail. Mohammad Hassan, 20, was granted bail but is still in custody because his family are struggling to raise the... Read more
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The Border Mail
'He made a mistake. And he's terribly sorry' says grandmother of hit-run accused Matthew O'Connorallege Mr O'Connor was photographed by a witness leaving the scene. Mr O'Conno
'He made a mistake. And he's terribly sorry' says grandmother of hit-run accused Matthew O'Connor
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
allege Mr O'Connor was photographed by a witness leaving the scene. Mr O'Connor was remanded in custody on Tuesday at the Melbourne Magistrates Court, to reappear on September 20. Magistrate Elizabeth Lambden gave him permission to appear via... Read more
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Herald Sun
Dad of children killed in Vic testifiesand continues to visit her in prison, while she is on remand. "She said: `I fe
Dad of children killed in Vic testifies
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
and continues to visit her in prison, while she is on remand. "She said: `I felt dizzy when I was driving'," he told the Melbourne Magistrates Court on Tuesday. "That's what she told me. "When you talk about the kids, she cries. "I'm still... Read more
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Weekly Times
Dad of children killed in Vic testifiesand continues to visit her in prison, while she is on remand. "She said: `I fe
Dad of children killed in Vic testifies
Weekly Times / Posted 2 days ago
and continues to visit her in prison, while she is on remand. "She said: `I felt dizzy when I was driving'," he told the Melbourne Magistrates Court on Tuesday. "That's what she told me. "When you talk about the kids, she cries. "I'm still... Read more
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News.com.au
No threats to alleged Vic killer : courtfather, who has been accused of threatening Guode when she found out her husban
No threats to alleged Vic killer : court
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
father, who has been accused of threatening Guode when she found out her husband was having an affair, has testified in the Melbourne Magistrates Court and flatly denied she ever made threats. Cost of living Economy and jobs Based on the 10,073... Read more
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Perth Now
No threats to alleged Vic killer : courtVale in April last year. The wife of the dead children's father, who has been
No threats to alleged Vic killer : court
Perth Now / Posted 2 days ago
Vale in April last year. The wife of the dead children's father, who has been accused of threatening Guode when she found out her husband was having an affair, has testified in the Melbourne Magistrates Court and flatly denied she ever made thre... Read more
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Adelaide Now
No threats to alleged Vic killer : courtVale in April last year. The wife of the dead children's father, who has been
No threats to alleged Vic killer : court
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
Vale in April last year. The wife of the dead children's father, who has been accused of threatening Guode when she found out her husband was having an affair, has testified in the Melbourne Magistrates Court and flatly denied she ever made thre... Read more
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The Courier Mail
No threats to alleged Vic killer : courtVale in April last year. The wife of the dead children's father, who has been
No threats to alleged Vic killer : court
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Vale in April last year. The wife of the dead children's father, who has been accused of threatening Guode when she found out her husband was having an affair, has testified in the Melbourne Magistrates Court and flatly denied she ever made thre... Read more
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Perth Now
Man allegedly operated as fake gynaecologistto show a foetus in her uterus, according to court documents tendered on the fi
Man allegedly operated as fake gynaecologist
Perth Now / Posted 2 days ago
to show a foetus in her uterus, according to court documents tendered on the first day of his committal hearing in the Melbourne Magistrates Court. But further hospital tests allegedly showed she was not, and had not been pregnant. A police... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Man allegedly operated as fake gynaecologistto show a foetus in her uterus, according to court documents tendered on the fi
Man allegedly operated as fake gynaecologist
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
to show a foetus in her uterus, according to court documents tendered on the first day of his committal hearing in the Melbourne Magistrates Court. But further hospital tests allegedly showed she was not, and had not been pregnant. A police... Read more
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The Border Mail
'Fake' gynaecologist Raffaele Di Paolo gave potentially fatal injections, vaginal examinations, court hearshe administered, often to desperate women who had been unsuccessful using norma
'Fake' gynaecologist Raffaele Di Paolo gave potentially fatal injections, vaginal examinations, court hears
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
he administered, often to desperate women who had been unsuccessful using normal IVF treatments. On Monday he faced Melbourne Magistrates Court over the alleged invasive and dangerous procedures, as well as 28 counts of rape. One male... Read more
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The Courier
'Fake' gynaecologist Raffaele Di Paolo gave potentially fatal injections, vaginal examinations, court hearshe administered, often to desperate women who had been unsuccessful using norma
'Fake' gynaecologist Raffaele Di Paolo gave potentially fatal injections, vaginal examinations, court hears
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
he administered, often to desperate women who had been unsuccessful using normal IVF treatments. On Monday he faced Melbourne Magistrates Court over the alleged invasive and dangerous procedures, as well as 28 counts of rape. One male... Read more
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The Age
'Fake' gyno gave infertile women fake ultrasound photos, court hearshe administered, often to desperate women who had been unsuccessful using norma
'Fake' gyno gave infertile women fake ultrasound photos, court hears
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
he administered, often to desperate women who had been unsuccessful using normal IVF treatments. On Monday he faced Melbourne Magistrates Court over the alleged invasive and dangerous procedures, as well as 28 counts of rape. One male... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Mother accused of driving into lake had dizzy spells, court toldwas having health issues after she gave birth to her son Bol and that is when s
Mother accused of driving into lake had dizzy spells, court told
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
was having health issues after she gave birth to her son Bol and that is when she began complaining about headaches. The committal hearing in the Melbourne Magistrates Court is expected to go for at least three weeks. More stories from V... Read more
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The Age
Lake tragedy mother Akon Guode was unwell after birth of babyafter Bol's birth, a year and a half before the tragedy. Abook Kon, the aunt o
Lake tragedy mother Akon Guode was unwell after birth of baby
The Age / Posted 2 days ago
after Bol's birth, a year and a half before the tragedy. Abook Kon, the aunt of triple murder accused Akon Guode, outside Melbourne Magistrates Court on Monday. Photo: Eddie Jim She had also earlier been threatened by the wife of the man who... Read more
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The Border Mail
'Fake' gyno gave potentially fatal injections, vaginal examinations, court hearshe administered, often to desperate women who had been unsuccessful using norma
'Fake' gyno gave potentially fatal injections, vaginal examinations, court hears
The Border Mail / Posted 2 days ago
he administered, often to desperate women who had been unsuccessful using normal IVF treatments. On Monday he faced Melbourne Magistrates Court over the alleged invasive and dangerous procedures, as well as 28 counts of rape. One male... Read more
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The Courier
'Fake' gyno gave potentially fatal injections, vaginal examinations, court hearshe administered, often to desperate women who had been unsuccessful using norma
'Fake' gyno gave potentially fatal injections, vaginal examinations, court hears
The Courier / Posted 2 days ago
he administered, often to desperate women who had been unsuccessful using normal IVF treatments. On Monday he faced Melbourne Magistrates Court over the alleged invasive and dangerous procedures, as well as 28 counts of rape. One male... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Alleged gynaecologist impersonator chargedto show a fetus in her uterus, according to court documents tendered on the fir
Alleged gynaecologist impersonator charged
Sky News Australia / Posted 2 days ago
to show a fetus in her uterus, according to court documents tendered on the first day of his committal hearing in the Melbourne Magistrates Court. But further hospital tests allegedly showed she was not, and had not been pregnant. A police... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Allegedly fake Vic gyno on rape chargesto show a fetus in her uterus, according to court documents tendered on the fir
Allegedly fake Vic gyno on rape charges
Adelaide Now / Posted 2 days ago
to show a fetus in her uterus, according to court documents tendered on the first day of his committal hearing in the Melbourne Magistrates Court. But further hospital tests allegedly showed she was not, and had not been pregnant. A police... Read more
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Herald Sun
Allegedly fake Vic gyno on rape chargesto show a fetus in her uterus, according to court documents tendered on the fir
Allegedly fake Vic gyno on rape charges
Herald Sun / Posted 2 days ago
to show a fetus in her uterus, according to court documents tendered on the first day of his committal hearing in the Melbourne Magistrates Court. But further hospital tests allegedly showed she was not, and had not been pregnant. A police... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Alleged pretend Vic gyno in courtdoctor, gynaecologist and IVF specialist, court documents allege. He has faced
Alleged pretend Vic gyno in court
The Courier Mail / Posted 2 days ago
doctor, gynaecologist and IVF specialist, court documents allege. He has faced the first day of his committal hearing in the Melbourne Magistrates Court, charged with 88 offences including multiple counts of rape, sexual penetration... Read more
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News.com.au
Alleged pretend Vic gyno in courtgynaecologist and IVF specialist, court documents allege. He has faced the fir
Alleged pretend Vic gyno in court
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
gynaecologist and IVF specialist, court documents allege. He has faced the first day of his committal hearing in the Melbourne Magistrates Court, charged with 88 offences including multiple counts of rape, sexual penetration and fraud. Cost... Read more
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Perth Now
Alleged pretend Vic gyno in courtdoctor, gynaecologist and IVF specialist, court documents allege. He has faced
Alleged pretend Vic gyno in court
Perth Now / Posted 2 days ago
doctor, gynaecologist and IVF specialist, court documents allege. He has faced the first day of his committal hearing in the Melbourne Magistrates Court, charged with 88 offences including multiple counts of rape, sexual penetration... Read more
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Herald Sun
Shoe polish graffiti given the bootO’Grady said it’s uncertain as to why the North Melbourne offender decided to u
Shoe polish graffiti given the boot
Herald Sun / Posted 3 days ago
O’Grady said it’s uncertain as to why the North Melbourne offender decided to use messy black boot polish to get his message across. He has been charged with criminal damage and was bailed to appear before Melbourne Magistrates Court on Octobe... Read more
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The Courier Mail
RUSH HOUR: The stories you need to know todaycourt accused of murdering three of her children by driving her car into a lake
RUSH HOUR: The stories you need to know today
The Courier Mail / Posted 3 days ago
court accused of murdering three of her children by driving her car into a lake. Akon Guode is due to appear before Melbourne Magistrates Court on Monday for the start of a committal hearing over three counts of murder and one count of... Read more
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News.com.au
The stories you need to know todaycourt accused of murdering three of her children by driving her car into a lake
The stories you need to know today
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
court accused of murdering three of her children by driving her car into a lake. Akon Guode is due to appear before Melbourne Magistrates Court on Monday for the start of a committal hearing over three counts of murder and one count of... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Two men remanded over 2011 murder attemptwounding his hand and arm, it will be alleged. Wayne, dressed in a black T-shi
Two men remanded over 2011 murder attempt
Sky News Australia / Posted 4 days ago
wounding his hand and arm, it will be alleged. Wayne, dressed in a black T-shirt and dark pants, briefly appeared in the Melbourne Magistrates Court on Saturday but was not required to speak. His lawyer told the court he had been diagnosed with... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Man charged after cyclist killed in West Footscrayabout 3:00pm. The accused was also charged with failing to remain at the scene
Man charged after cyclist killed in West Footscray
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
about 3:00pm. The accused was also charged with failing to remain at the scene of an accident, failing to give assistance and driving while suspended. The man will appear at Melbourne Magistrates Court on Saturday. More stories from... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Man remanded in custody over fatal cyclist hit-and-runa fatal hit-and-run that killed a cyclist in Melbourne's west has been remanded
Man remanded in custody over fatal cyclist hit-and-run
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
a fatal hit-and-run that killed a cyclist in Melbourne's west has been remanded in custody after a brief appearance in the Melbourne Magistrates Court. Matthew O'Connor, 27, from Fitzroy North, is accused of hitting and killing a 54-year-old New... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Topic - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)in Melbourne's west five years ago have been remanded in custody after appearin
Topic - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
in Melbourne's west five years ago have been remanded in custody after appearing in court. A man is due to face the Melbourne Magistrates Court today, charged with murdering another man in Melbourne's west. Victorian detectives have... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Brothers charged over Melbourne armed robbery remanded in custodyover an armed robbery in Melbourne's west five years ago have been remanded in
Brothers charged over Melbourne armed robbery remanded in custody
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 5 days ago
over an armed robbery in Melbourne's west five years ago have been remanded in custody after a brief appearance in the Melbourne Magistrates Court. Police allege Craig Vitale, 27, from Dingley Village, and Wayne Vitale, 25, from Hampton Park,... Read more
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