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Sky News Australia
Mackay council fluoride removal 'misguided'angered health organisations, with the state government being urged to again ma
Mackay council fluoride removal 'misguided'
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
angered health organisations, with the state government being urged to again make water fluoridation mandatory. The former Newman government passed legislation allowing individual councils to decide whether to have fluoride, after the previous... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Qld government criticised after council's anti-fluoride voteas a government at the election that we would allow councils to make that decis
Qld government criticised after council's anti-fluoride vote
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
as a government at the election that we would allow councils to make that decision for Queenslanders." Dr Rudd said the Newman government decision was a "failure" and called on Ms Palaszczuk to bring back mandatory fluoridation. "It's... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Letter – Healthdemonstrates that the LNP have learned nothing from their time in Opposition.
Letter – Health
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted yesterday
demonstrates that the LNP have learned nothing from their time in Opposition. Only someone who was a Minister when the Newman Government sacked 1800 nurses could make the claim that “more nurses equals fewer health services”. As Health... Read more
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The North West Star
Queensland bikie laws: Segregation in jails to be wound backrecruiting new members in Queensland's jails will be wound back under the gover
Queensland bikie laws: Segregation in jails to be wound back
The North West Star / Posted 2 days ago
recruiting new members in Queensland's jails will be wound back under the government's new organised crime laws. The Newman government made an amendment to the Corrective Services Act in 2013 to establish a Criminal Organisation Segregation... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Bikies to be 'free range' in jails under new lawsrecruiting new members in Queensland's jails will be wound back under the gover
Bikies to be 'free range' in jails under new laws
Brisbane Times / Posted 2 days ago
recruiting new members in Queensland's jails will be wound back under the government's new organised crime laws. The Newman government made an amendment to the Corrective Services Act in 2013 to establish a Criminal Organisation Segregation... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Criminals 'could face charges for texting'in pubs and clubs, as under the existing Vicious Lawless Association Disestabli
Criminals 'could face charges for texting'
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
in pubs and clubs, as under the existing Vicious Lawless Association Disestablishment (VLAD) Act introduced by the former Newman government. LNP member for Currumbin questioned whether innocent motorbike riders could be pulled over under the new... Read more
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The North West Star
LNP Opposition Leader Tim Nicholls faces tough choicesstate politics. Opposition Leader and Treasurer. As Opposition Leader he still
LNP Opposition Leader Tim Nicholls faces tough choices
The North West Star / Posted 3 days ago
state politics. Opposition Leader and Treasurer. As Opposition Leader he still carries the opprobrium associated with the Newman Government, and the public rejection of their privatisation agenda. As Treasurer in the aforesaid government he was... Read more
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Queensland Times
LNP still wants to cut health roles: Dickdemonstrates that the LNP have learned nothing from their time in Opposition.
LNP still wants to cut health roles: Dick
Queensland Times / Posted 6 days ago
demonstrates that the LNP have learned nothing from their time in Opposition. Only someone who was a Minister when the Newman Government sacked 1800 nurses could make the claim that "more nurses equals fewer health services". As Health... Read more
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The North West Star
1 William Street: Moving date confirmed for public servantsweekends with the final department to move in during late November. The 1 Will
1 William Street: Moving date confirmed for public servants
The North West Star / Posted 8 days ago
weekends with the final department to move in during late November. The 1 William St building, announced under the former Newman government, was last month criticised for having "too few offices" and "too few meeting rooms", with the move date... Read more
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Brisbane Times
1 William Street: Moving date confirmed for public servantsweekends with the final department to move in during late November. The 1 Will
1 William Street: Moving date confirmed for public servants
Brisbane Times / Posted 8 days ago
weekends with the final department to move in during late November. The 1 William St building, announced under the former Newman government, was last month criticised for having "too few offices" and "too few meeting rooms", with the move date... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
CAR THEFT: Crime ring fears after NMVTRC collapsecar theft." Mr Turner said the Council needed Queensland to re-instate its fun
CAR THEFT: Crime ring fears after NMVTRC collapse
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
car theft." Mr Turner said the Council needed Queensland to re-instate its funding of $205,000, which had been previously scrapped by the Newman Government. "The latest review found the benefits of NMVTRC's reforms exceeds $276 million,” he... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Brisbane unionists march for sacked brewery workerssacked Victorian brewery workers on Thursday in what was described as the bigge
Brisbane unionists march for sacked brewery workers
Brisbane Times / Posted 21 days ago
sacked Victorian brewery workers on Thursday in what was described as the biggest show of union force since the fall of the Newman government. Australian unions have been railing against CUB since 55 maintenance workers lost their jobs at the... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Casino criteria needs a reshuffleapparent that whoever wrote it did so without much regard for Central Queenslan
Casino criteria needs a reshuffle
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 22 days ago
apparent that whoever wrote it did so without much regard for Central Queensland. The original legislation tabled by the Newman government in 2014 included a provision that any proposal must include access to an international airport. This was... Read more
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Queensland Times
Patch delivers Turf Club's call to armsto see the project subsequently removed completely from the infrastructure plan
Patch delivers Turf Club's call to arms
Queensland Times / Posted 22 days ago
to see the project subsequently removed completely from the infrastructure plan by the Racing Queensland board under the Newman government". The club successfully had the project reconsidered, and business case again endorsed, by the... Read more
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News Mail
Calls for off duty police to carry gunsduty was prominent during 2013, ahead of the 2014 G20 Summit and following the
Calls for off duty police to carry guns
News Mail / Posted 23 days ago
duty was prominent during 2013, ahead of the 2014 G20 Summit and following the introduction of the VLAD laws by the former Newman Government. "We know that police men and women are constantly a target from violent criminals wishing to seek... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
'It was all finalised': Albanese reveals how close Cross River Rail came in 2013construction you can't announce it and open it the next week." A 2013 letter f
'It was all finalised': Albanese reveals how close Cross River Rail came in 2013
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 23 days ago
construction you can't announce it and open it the next week." A 2013 letter from Mr Emerson to Mr Albanese showed the Newman government was prepared to fund the project on a 50/50 basis with the federal government, which he estimated to "be in... Read more
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The Young Witness
'It was all finalised': Albanese reveals how close Cross River Rail came in 2013construction you can't announce it and open it the next week." A 2013 letter f
'It was all finalised': Albanese reveals how close Cross River Rail came in 2013
The Young Witness / Posted 23 days ago
construction you can't announce it and open it the next week." A 2013 letter from Mr Emerson to Mr Albanese showed the Newman government was prepared to fund the project on a 50/50 basis with the federal government, which he estimated to "be in... Read more
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Western Advocate
'It was all finalised': Albanese reveals how close Cross River Rail came in 2013construction you can't announce it and open it the next week." A 2013 letter f
'It was all finalised': Albanese reveals how close Cross River Rail came in 2013
Western Advocate / Posted 23 days ago
construction you can't announce it and open it the next week." A 2013 letter from Mr Emerson to Mr Albanese showed the Newman government was prepared to fund the project on a 50/50 basis with the federal government, which he estimated to "be in... Read more
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Kiama Independent
'It was all finalised': Albanese reveals how close Cross River Rail came in 2013construction you can't announce it and open it the next week." A 2013 letter f
'It was all finalised': Albanese reveals how close Cross River Rail came in 2013
Kiama Independent / Posted 23 days ago
construction you can't announce it and open it the next week." A 2013 letter from Mr Emerson to Mr Albanese showed the Newman government was prepared to fund the project on a 50/50 basis with the federal government, which he estimated to "be in... Read more
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Manning River Times
'It was all finalised': Albanese reveals how close Cross River Rail came in 2013construction you can't announce it and open it the next week." A 2013 letter f
'It was all finalised': Albanese reveals how close Cross River Rail came in 2013
Manning River Times / Posted 23 days ago
construction you can't announce it and open it the next week." A 2013 letter from Mr Emerson to Mr Albanese showed the Newman government was prepared to fund the project on a 50/50 basis with the federal government, which he estimated to "be in... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
'It was all finalised': Albanese reveals how close Cross River Rail came in 2013construction you can't announce it and open it the next week." A 2013 letter f
'It was all finalised': Albanese reveals how close Cross River Rail came in 2013
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 23 days ago
construction you can't announce it and open it the next week." A 2013 letter from Mr Emerson to Mr Albanese showed the Newman government was prepared to fund the project on a 50/50 basis with the federal government, which he estimated to "be in... Read more
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The North West Star
'It was all finalised': Albanese reveals how close Cross River Rail came in 2013construction you can't announce it and open it the next week." A 2013 letter f
'It was all finalised': Albanese reveals how close Cross River Rail came in 2013
The North West Star / Posted 23 days ago
construction you can't announce it and open it the next week." A 2013 letter from Mr Emerson to Mr Albanese showed the Newman government was prepared to fund the project on a 50/50 basis with the federal government, which he estimated to "be in... Read more
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Daily Liberal
'It was all finalised': Albanese reveals how close Cross River Rail came in 2013construction you can't announce it and open it the next week." A 2013 letter f
'It was all finalised': Albanese reveals how close Cross River Rail came in 2013
Daily Liberal / Posted 23 days ago
construction you can't announce it and open it the next week." A 2013 letter from Mr Emerson to Mr Albanese showed the Newman government was prepared to fund the project on a 50/50 basis with the federal government, which he estimated to "be in... Read more
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The Border Mail
'It was all finalised': Albanese reveals how close Cross River Rail came in 2013construction you can't announce it and open it the next week." A 2013 letter f
'It was all finalised': Albanese reveals how close Cross River Rail came in 2013
The Border Mail / Posted 23 days ago
construction you can't announce it and open it the next week." A 2013 letter from Mr Emerson to Mr Albanese showed the Newman government was prepared to fund the project on a 50/50 basis with the federal government, which he estimated to "be in... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
'It was all finalised': Albanese reveals how close Cross River Rail came in 2013construction you can't announce it and open it the next week." A 2013 letter f
'It was all finalised': Albanese reveals how close Cross River Rail came in 2013
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 23 days ago
construction you can't announce it and open it the next week." A 2013 letter from Mr Emerson to Mr Albanese showed the Newman government was prepared to fund the project on a 50/50 basis with the federal government, which he estimated to "be in... Read more
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The Courier
'It was all finalised': Albanese reveals how close Cross River Rail came in 2013construction you can't announce it and open it the next week." A 2013 letter f
'It was all finalised': Albanese reveals how close Cross River Rail came in 2013
The Courier / Posted 23 days ago
construction you can't announce it and open it the next week." A 2013 letter from Mr Emerson to Mr Albanese showed the Newman government was prepared to fund the project on a 50/50 basis with the federal government, which he estimated to "be in... Read more
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The North West Star
Child safety debate deserves better than mudslingingbut it is far from honest for Mr O'Chee to not acknowledge the efforts that hav
Child safety debate deserves better than mudslinging
The North West Star / Posted 28 days ago
but it is far from honest for Mr O'Chee to not acknowledge the efforts that have been made so far, both by the former Newman government and the current Palaszczuk government in bolstering front-line service delivery to children and their... Read more
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Sky News Australia
Qld max sentences to be increasedwill expand on the existing Vicious Lawless Association Disestablishment (VLAD)
Qld max sentences to be increased
Sky News Australia / Posted 30 days ago
will expand on the existing Vicious Lawless Association Disestablishment (VLAD) Act, introduced by the former Newman government in 2013, be creating new child exploitation offences. Those who administer child exploitation websites,... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Queensland moves to increase sentences for child exploitation, drug offencesthrough the Parliament in the dead of night, and we will commit them to full pa
Queensland moves to increase sentences for child exploitation, drug offences
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 30 days ago
through the Parliament in the dead of night, and we will commit them to full parliamentary scrutiny."Changes to replace Newman government VLAD law Attorney-General Yvette D'Ath said the new legislation would repeal the previous government's... Read more
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News.com.au
Qld maximum sentences to be increasedwill expand on the existing Vicious Lawless Association Disestablishment (VLAD)
Qld maximum sentences to be increased
News.com.au / Posted 30 days ago
will expand on the existing Vicious Lawless Association Disestablishment (VLAD) Act, introduced by the former Newman government in 2013, be creating new child exploitation offences. Those who administer child exploitation websites,... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Boy, 17, placed in spit mask in Queensland jailof the Child and international law. The Palaszczuk government wound back tough
Boy, 17, placed in spit mask in Queensland jail
Brisbane Times / Posted 30 days ago
of the Child and international law. The Palaszczuk government wound back tougher youth justice measures brought in by the Newman government, but has not returned 17-year-olds to youth detention centres. The Newman government measures included... Read more
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Brisbane Times
LNP claims bikie law reforms 'roll out the red carpet'she said in Brisbane. The existing Vicious Lawless Association Disestablishmen
LNP claims bikie law reforms 'roll out the red carpet'
Brisbane Times / Posted 1 months ago
she said in Brisbane. The existing Vicious Lawless Association Disestablishment (VLAD) Act, introduced by the former Newman government following 2013's now-infamous Broadbeach bikie brawl, made it illegal for colours to be worn in pubs and... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Nicholls admits mistakes made under Newman to LNP conventionto hit Queensland in the last 18 months of the election cycle. But first, Mr N
Nicholls admits mistakes made under Newman to LNP convention
Brisbane Times / Posted 1 months ago
to hit Queensland in the last 18 months of the election cycle. But first, Mr Nicholls sought to address his role in the Newman government, while issuing his own mea culpa and admitting if he had his time again, he would do things differently.... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Slow Murri Court take-up since re-instatedin some quarters, the Murri Court has never been a soft sentencing option - qui
Slow Murri Court take-up since re-instated
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 1 months ago
in some quarters, the Murri Court has never been a soft sentencing option - quite the contrary," Mr Shadbolt said. The Newman government abolished the Murri Court system in 2012 but it was re-established by the Palaszczuk government. The first... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Slow Murri Court take-up due to sentencing ‘intensity’in some quarters, the Murri Court has never been a soft sentencing option - qui
Slow Murri Court take-up due to sentencing ‘intensity’
The Daily Mercury / Posted 1 months ago
in some quarters, the Murri Court has never been a soft sentencing option - quite the contrary," Mr Shadbolt said. The Newman government abolished the Murri Court system in 2012 but it was re-established by the Palaszczuk government. The first... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Slow Murri Court take-up due to sentencing ‘intensity’in some quarters, the Murri Court has never been a soft sentencing option - qui
Slow Murri Court take-up due to sentencing ‘intensity’
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 1 months ago
in some quarters, the Murri Court has never been a soft sentencing option - quite the contrary," Mr Shadbolt said. The Newman government abolished the Murri Court system in 2012 but it was re-established by the Palaszczuk government. The first... Read more
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Queensland Times
Slow Murri Court take-up due to sentencing ‘intensity’in some quarters, the Murri Court has never been a soft sentencing option - qui
Slow Murri Court take-up due to sentencing ‘intensity’
Queensland Times / Posted 1 months ago
in some quarters, the Murri Court has never been a soft sentencing option - quite the contrary," Mr Shadbolt said. The Newman government abolished the Murri Court system in 2012 but it was re-established by the Palaszczuk government. The first... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Slow Murri Court take-up due to sentencing ‘intensity’in some quarters, the Murri Court has never been a soft sentencing option - qui
Slow Murri Court take-up due to sentencing ‘intensity’
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 1 months ago
in some quarters, the Murri Court has never been a soft sentencing option - quite the contrary," Mr Shadbolt said. The Newman government abolished the Murri Court system in 2012 but it was re-established by the Palaszczuk government. The first... Read more
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News Mail
Slow Murri Court take-up due to sentencing ‘intensity’in some quarters, the Murri Court has never been a soft sentencing option - qui
Slow Murri Court take-up due to sentencing ‘intensity’
News Mail / Posted 1 months ago
in some quarters, the Murri Court has never been a soft sentencing option - quite the contrary," Mr Shadbolt said. The Newman government abolished the Murri Court system in 2012 but it was re-established by the Palaszczuk government. The first... Read more
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