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Pilipino Star
Necessary evil?that targeted mostly Chinese Filipinos, although the most brutal involved an Am
Necessary evil?
Pilipino Star / Posted 2 days ago
that targeted mostly Chinese Filipinos, although the most brutal involved an American hostage, California oil executive Michael Barnes, who was rescued. A spate of bank robberies also stopped with the neutralization of the Kuratong Baleleng gang... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Backpacker sues NSW Police accusing force of cover-up over alleged bashingat a McDonald's restaurant in George Street in Sydney's CBD. In a judgment del
Backpacker sues NSW Police accusing force of cover-up over alleged bashing
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 6 days ago
at a McDonald's restaurant in George Street in Sydney's CBD. In a judgment delivered in 2014, local court magistrate Michael Barnes said Mr Monte threw a chip at the men, who then pursued him out of the restaurant when Mr Monte went to... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Coroner to piece together Lindt tragedybeing hit by at least seven police bullet fragments as she hid under a chair du
Coroner to piece together Lindt tragedy
Sky News Australia / Posted 11 days ago
being hit by at least seven police bullet fragments as she hid under a chair during the bloody shoot-out. NSW Coroner Michael Barnes, who has presided over a long-running inquest into the fatal siege which called its final witness on... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sydney siege victim's partner slams top police testimonynight. NSW Police also initially wanted all police testimony heard behind clos
Sydney siege victim's partner slams top police testimony
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 12 days ago
night. NSW Police also initially wanted all police testimony heard behind closed doors. The coroner hearing the inquest, Michael Barnes, ruled that the evidence would mostly be in open court and called the two senior officers to appear. "How can... Read more
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News.com.au
Shocking Lindt Cafe siege mistakesto do so but that a litany of police miscommunications and oversights prevented
Shocking Lindt Cafe siege mistakes
News.com.au / Posted 12 days ago
to do so but that a litany of police miscommunications and oversights prevented them from doing so. NSW Coroner Michael Barnes is expected to hand down the findings some time next year. Here’s what we know so far: NEGOTIATORS WERE... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Lindt siege a 'no win situation': Scipionehearings in the inquest into the circumstances surrounding the Lindt cafe siege
Lindt siege a 'no win situation': Scipione
Sky News Australia / Posted 12 days ago
hearings in the inquest into the circumstances surrounding the Lindt cafe siege have wrapped up in Sydney. NSW Coroner Michael Barnes, who has presided over the long-running inquest into the deadly 2014 siege, must now determine exactly what... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Moment we’ve been waiting forsenior police should have considered the “consequences inside the stronghold” b
Moment we’ve been waiting for
The Courier Mail / Posted 13 days ago
senior police should have considered the “consequences inside the stronghold” before “taking down the video”. NSW Coroner Michael Barnes has called the state’s most senior police officer to the inquest to determine if they “intruded” into the... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Scipione denies telling Sydney siege commander storming cafe should be 'last resort'it is improper. It should not be permitted to continue," Mr Freckleton said. H
Scipione denies telling Sydney siege commander storming cafe should be 'last resort'
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
it is improper. It should not be permitted to continue," Mr Freckleton said. His objection was upheld by NSW Coroner Michael Barnes. Mr Gormly also questioned Deputy Commissioner Burn about NSW Police sharing resources with the Australian... Read more
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Perth Now
‘Disgusting’: Fiery exchange at siege inquestbetween what an executive officer was doing at home and what needed to be done
‘Disgusting’: Fiery exchange at siege inquest
Perth Now / Posted 13 days ago
between what an executive officer was doing at home and what needed to be done by operational officers.” NSW Coroner Michael Barnes upheld Mr Gormly’s objection. Ms Burn is one of three of the state’s most senior police called to the stand... Read more
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Adelaide Now
‘Disgusting’: Fiery exchange at siege inquestbetween what an executive officer was doing at home and what needed to be done
‘Disgusting’: Fiery exchange at siege inquest
Adelaide Now / Posted 13 days ago
between what an executive officer was doing at home and what needed to be done by operational officers.” NSW Coroner Michael Barnes upheld Mr Gormly’s objection. Ms Burn is one of three of the state’s most senior police called to the stand... Read more
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News.com.au
Lawyers accused of trying to ‘sully’ Catherine Burn’s namebetween what an executive officer was doing at home and what needed to be done
Lawyers accused of trying to ‘sully’ Catherine Burn’s name
News.com.au / Posted 13 days ago
between what an executive officer was doing at home and what needed to be done by operational officers.” NSW Coroner Michael Barnes upheld Mr Gormly’s objection. Ms Burn is one of three of the state’s most senior police called to the stand... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Lindt Siege lawyers in fiery slanging matchnot been involved in operational decisions during the siege including whether o
Lindt Siege lawyers in fiery slanging match
Daily Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
not been involved in operational decisions during the siege including whether or when to storm the cafe. NSW State Coroner Michael Barnes disallowed the question. Ms Bashir wanted to know if that was because of Mr Gormly’s objection — or Mr... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Top NSW cops to front Sydney siege inquest at later dateJohnson's family welcomes the decision that they won't be forced to cross-exami
Top NSW cops to front Sydney siege inquest at later date
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
Johnson's family welcomes the decision that they won't be forced to cross-examine these witnesses on the run." Coroner Michael Barnes expressed his regret for the delay to the families involved, and adjourned the hearing until August 15. Mr... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
NSW top cops grilled on final day of Sydney siege inquestIt should not be permitted to continue," Barrister Ian Freckleton SC said. His
NSW top cops grilled on final day of Sydney siege inquest
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 13 days ago
It should not be permitted to continue," Barrister Ian Freckleton SC said. His objection was upheld by NSW coroner Michael Barnes. Deputy Commissioner Burn was adviser to the state's crisis policy committee during the 2014 siege. In her... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
NSW Police chief to face Sydney siege inquest after text revelationsconcludes, the barristers representing the various parties will make written su
NSW Police chief to face Sydney siege inquest after text revelations
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
concludes, the barristers representing the various parties will make written submissions to the coroner. State coroner Michael Barnes will then consider his findings, which he is expected to make public by the end of the year. More stories... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Last explosive days of Lindt inquest raise questions about NSW police leadershipof siege management. Yet when it was put to her that "that day was a day for yo
Last explosive days of Lindt inquest raise questions about NSW police leadership
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 days ago
of siege management. Yet when it was put to her that "that day was a day for your leadership", she responded "yes". Whether optimal leadership was exercised on the night – by her and others – remains a key question for NSW Coroner Michael... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Last explosive days of Lindt inquest raise questions about NSW police leadershipof siege management. Yet when it was put to her that "that day was a day for yo
Last explosive days of Lindt inquest raise questions about NSW police leadership
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 14 days ago
of siege management. Yet when it was put to her that "that day was a day for your leadership", she responded "yes". Whether optimal leadership was exercised on the night – by her and others – remains a key question for NSW Coroner Michael... Read more
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The Young Witness
Last explosive days of Lindt inquest raise questions about NSW police leadershipof siege management. Yet when it was put to her that "that day was a day for yo
Last explosive days of Lindt inquest raise questions about NSW police leadership
The Young Witness / Posted 14 days ago
of siege management. Yet when it was put to her that "that day was a day for your leadership", she responded "yes". Whether optimal leadership was exercised on the night – by her and others – remains a key question for NSW Coroner Michael... Read more
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Western Advocate
Last explosive days of Lindt inquest raise questions about NSW police leadershipof siege management. Yet when it was put to her that "that day was a day for yo
Last explosive days of Lindt inquest raise questions about NSW police leadership
Western Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
of siege management. Yet when it was put to her that "that day was a day for your leadership", she responded "yes". Whether optimal leadership was exercised on the night – by her and others – remains a key question for NSW Coroner Michael... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Last explosive days of Lindt inquest raise questions about NSW police leadershipof siege management. Yet when it was put to her that "that day was a day for yo
Last explosive days of Lindt inquest raise questions about NSW police leadership
Daily Liberal / Posted 14 days ago
of siege management. Yet when it was put to her that "that day was a day for your leadership", she responded "yes". Whether optimal leadership was exercised on the night – by her and others – remains a key question for NSW Coroner Michael... Read more
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The Border Mail
Last explosive days of Lindt inquest raise questions about NSW police leadershipof siege management. Yet when it was put to her that "that day was a day for yo
Last explosive days of Lindt inquest raise questions about NSW police leadership
The Border Mail / Posted 14 days ago
of siege management. Yet when it was put to her that "that day was a day for your leadership", she responded "yes". Whether optimal leadership was exercised on the night – by her and others – remains a key question for NSW Coroner Michael... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Last explosive days of Lindt inquest raise questions about NSW police leadershipof siege management. Yet when it was put to her that "that day was a day for yo
Last explosive days of Lindt inquest raise questions about NSW police leadership
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 14 days ago
of siege management. Yet when it was put to her that "that day was a day for your leadership", she responded "yes". Whether optimal leadership was exercised on the night – by her and others – remains a key question for NSW Coroner Michael... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Burn 'forgot' about text sent by commissioner during Sydney siegenot been provided to all the legal teams, including those representing the fami
Burn 'forgot' about text sent by commissioner during Sydney siege
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 14 days ago
not been provided to all the legal teams, including those representing the families Ms Dawson and Mr Johnson. NSW coroner Michael Barnes is set to hand down his findings later this year. More on this story: Contact Sarah Hawke More stories... Read more
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News.com.au
Mystery text message from top cop foundI know is the document was identified last night and brought to attention this
Mystery text message from top cop found
News.com.au / Posted 14 days ago
I know is the document was identified last night and brought to attention this morning,” she said. NSW Coroner Michael Barnes said the intention of calling the state’s most senior police to the stand was to determine if they “intruded”... Read more
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Perth Now
Mystery text message uncoveredI know is the document was identified last night and brought to attention this
Mystery text message uncovered
Perth Now / Posted 14 days ago
I know is the document was identified last night and brought to attention this morning,” she said. NSW Coroner Michael Barnes said the intention of calling the state’s most senior police to the stand was to determine if they “intruded”... Read more
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Sky News Australia
NSW senior officer faces siege inquest againofficers to leave such matters to police in operational posts and such an inter
NSW senior officer faces siege inquest again
Sky News Australia / Posted 14 days ago
officers to leave such matters to police in operational posts and such an intervention could prove dangerous. Coroner Michael Barnes wants to find out whether Ms Burn or any other executive officers inappropriately intruded - or failed to... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Burn back for round two at Lindt inquestofficers to leave such matters to police in operational posts and such an inter
Burn back for round two at Lindt inquest
Adelaide Now / Posted 14 days ago
officers to leave such matters to police in operational posts and such an intervention could prove dangerous. Coroner Michael Barnes wants to find out whether Ms Burn or any other executive officers inappropriately intruded - or failed to... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Senior police officer says deleted Lindt Cafe siege texts not neededmake that connection that the commissioner was interfering with operations," Mr
Senior police officer says deleted Lindt Cafe siege texts not needed
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 15 days ago
make that connection that the commissioner was interfering with operations," Mr Loy said. Mr Loy said the police commander at the time was already trying to have the YouTube video removed. The inquest before State Coroner Michael Barnes conti... Read more
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The Young Witness
Senior police officer says deleted Lindt Cafe siege texts not neededmake that connection that the commissioner was interfering with operations," Mr
Senior police officer says deleted Lindt Cafe siege texts not needed
The Young Witness / Posted 15 days ago
make that connection that the commissioner was interfering with operations," Mr Loy said. Mr Loy said the police commander at the time was already trying to have the YouTube video removed. The inquest before State Coroner Michael Barnes conti... Read more
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Western Advocate
Senior police officer says deleted Lindt Cafe siege texts not neededmake that connection that the commissioner was interfering with operations," Mr
Senior police officer says deleted Lindt Cafe siege texts not needed
Western Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
make that connection that the commissioner was interfering with operations," Mr Loy said. Mr Loy said the police commander at the time was already trying to have the YouTube video removed. The inquest before State Coroner Michael Barnes conti... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Senior police officer says deleted Lindt Cafe siege texts not neededmake that connection that the commissioner was interfering with operations," Mr
Senior police officer says deleted Lindt Cafe siege texts not needed
Daily Liberal / Posted 15 days ago
make that connection that the commissioner was interfering with operations," Mr Loy said. Mr Loy said the police commander at the time was already trying to have the YouTube video removed. The inquest before State Coroner Michael Barnes conti... Read more
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The Border Mail
Senior police officer says deleted Lindt Cafe siege texts not neededmake that connection that the commissioner was interfering with operations," Mr
Senior police officer says deleted Lindt Cafe siege texts not needed
The Border Mail / Posted 15 days ago
make that connection that the commissioner was interfering with operations," Mr Loy said. Mr Loy said the police commander at the time was already trying to have the YouTube video removed. The inquest before State Coroner Michael Barnes conti... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Senior police officer says deleted Lindt Cafe siege texts not neededmake that connection that the commissioner was interfering with operations," Mr
Senior police officer says deleted Lindt Cafe siege texts not needed
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 15 days ago
make that connection that the commissioner was interfering with operations," Mr Loy said. Mr Loy said the police commander at the time was already trying to have the YouTube video removed. The inquest before State Coroner Michael Barnes conti... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Cath Burn denies interfering in Sydney siegeDeputy Commissioner Jeff Loy, Ms Burn denies playing an operational role during
Cath Burn denies interfering in Sydney siege
Sky News Australia / Posted 15 days ago
Deputy Commissioner Jeff Loy, Ms Burn denies playing an operational role during the December 2014 siege. NSW Coroner Michael Barnes is now seeking to determine whether any of the police chiefs inappropriately interfered - or failed to intrude... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Senior police officer says deleted Lindt Cafe siege texts not neededmake that connection that the commissioner was interfering with operations," Mr
Senior police officer says deleted Lindt Cafe siege texts not needed
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
make that connection that the commissioner was interfering with operations," Mr Loy said. Mr Loy said the police commander at the time was already trying to have the YouTube video removed. The inquest before State Coroner Michael Barnes conti... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Lindt inquest hears Scipione email detailsthe police chiefs have denied giving any key operational guidance, directions o
Lindt inquest hears Scipione email details
Sky News Australia / Posted 15 days ago
the police chiefs have denied giving any key operational guidance, directions or advice during the stand-off. NSW Coroner Michael Barnes is trying to find out whether any of the trio inappropriately intruded - or failed to interfere when they... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Lindt inquest hears Scipione email detailsthe police chiefs have denied giving any key operational guidance, directions o
Lindt inquest hears Scipione email details
The Courier Mail / Posted 15 days ago
the police chiefs have denied giving any key operational guidance, directions or advice during the stand-off. NSW Coroner Michael Barnes is trying to find out whether any of the trio inappropriately intruded - or failed to interfere when they... Read more
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News.com.au
What role did top cops play in Sydney siege?he was saying was making sense to me at that time ... there was a logic to it.’
What role did top cops play in Sydney siege?
News.com.au / Posted 15 days ago
he was saying was making sense to me at that time ... there was a logic to it.’’ NSW Coroner Michael Barnes said the intention of calling the state’s most senior police to the stand was to determine if they “intruded”... Read more
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Perth Now
Lindt inquest hears Scipione email detailsthe police chiefs have denied giving any key operational guidance, directions o
Lindt inquest hears Scipione email details
Perth Now / Posted 15 days ago
the police chiefs have denied giving any key operational guidance, directions or advice during the stand-off. NSW Coroner Michael Barnes is trying to find out whether any of the trio inappropriately intruded - or failed to interfere when they... Read more
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News.com.au
Lindt inquest hears Scipione email detailsthe police chiefs have denied giving any key operational guidance, directions o
Lindt inquest hears Scipione email details
News.com.au / Posted 15 days ago
the police chiefs have denied giving any key operational guidance, directions or advice during the stand-off. NSW Coroner Michael Barnes is trying to find out whether any of the trio inappropriately intruded - or failed to interfere when they... Read more
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Herald Sun
Jeff Loy takes stand at Lindt inquestmessages Ms Burn sent during and soon after the deadly Martin Place stand-off h
Jeff Loy takes stand at Lindt inquest
Herald Sun / Posted 15 days ago
messages Ms Burn sent during and soon after the deadly Martin Place stand-off has so far been unsuccessful. NSW Coroner Michael Barnes wants to know if any of the three top cops inappropriately intruded - or failed to intervene when they ought... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Top cop trio finally front siege probestand-off. Whether this search of the telco’s server has borne fruit will be m
Top cop trio finally front siege probe
Daily Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
stand-off. Whether this search of the telco’s server has borne fruit will be made clear early this week. NSW Coroner Michael Barnes wants to know if any of the three top cops inappropriately intruded — or failed to intervene when they ought... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Senior NSW police to front Lindt inqueststand-off. Whether this search of the telco's server has borne fruit will be m
Senior NSW police to front Lindt inquest
Sky News Australia / Posted 15 days ago
stand-off. Whether this search of the telco's server has borne fruit will be made clear early this week. NSW Coroner Michael Barnes wants to know if any of the three top cops inappropriately intruded - or failed to intervene when they ought... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Top NSW police to shed light on decisions made during Sydney siegestart to prepare their written final submissions to the coroner, once the three
Top NSW police to shed light on decisions made during Sydney siege
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 days ago
start to prepare their written final submissions to the coroner, once the three commissioners have appeared before the inquest. State coroner Michael Barnes is expected to hand down his findings later this year. More stories from New South... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
13 Pivotal Internet Moments That Forever Changed How We Live, Work and PlayKatrina flooded New Orleans, the power went dark and so did most communications
13 Pivotal Internet Moments That Forever Changed How We Live, Work and Play
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 18 days ago
Katrina flooded New Orleans, the power went dark and so did most communications. Armed with diesel power generators, Michael Barnes and other eyewitnesses in the area turned to the internet to update the world about the natural disaster and... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Dad told police he accidentally shot 11-old daughter who startled himdaughter who startled him "I hope all the details come out and the family is O
Dad told police he accidentally shot 11-old daughter who startled him
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 20 days ago
daughter who startled him "I hope all the details come out and the family is OK," he said. "We are here to help." Michael Barnes lives next door to the Battses and said his 10-year-old son often played with the boy who lives in the Batts'... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Telco asked to track down Deputy Police Commissioner Cath Burn's deleted text messagesdown, however Ms Burn's handset from the time could not be physically examined
Telco asked to track down Deputy Police Commissioner Cath Burn's deleted text messages
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 20 days ago
down, however Ms Burn's handset from the time could not be physically examined because it had since been replaced. Coroner Michael Barnes is seeking to determine whether Ms Burn or any other executive officers inappropriately intruded - or failed... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Sydney siege victim's relatives lose bid to scrutinise officer in charge... can't bear on, or have any relevance to, the decisions Mr Jenkins made on t
Sydney siege victim's relatives lose bid to scrutinise officer in charge
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 20 days ago
... can't bear on, or have any relevance to, the decisions Mr Jenkins made on the night of the siege." State Coroner Michael Barnes ultimately rejected the application to examine the Operation Pendennis documents and ruled any documents... Read more
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USA Today
Dad charged in death of 11-old who just got off school bushave at least two children. "I hope all the details come out and the family is
Dad charged in death of 11-old who just got off school bus
USA Today / Posted 20 days ago
have at least two children. "I hope all the details come out and the family is OK," he said. "We are here to help." Michael Barnes lives next door to the Battses and said his 10-year-old son often played with the boy who lives in the Batts'... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Dad charged in death of 11-old who just got off school bushave at least two children. "I hope all the details come out and the family is
Dad charged in death of 11-old who just got off school bus
The Record Searchlight / Posted 21 days ago
have at least two children. "I hope all the details come out and the family is OK," he said. "We are here to help." Michael Barnes lives next door to the Battses and said his 10-year-old son often played with the boy who lives in the Batts'... Read more
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