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Queensland Times
Police watch over funeral of man linked to bikie ganghis young nephew, lead a procession of motorcycles for the service. Acting und
Police watch over funeral of man linked to bikie gang
Queensland Times / Posted 2 days ago
his young nephew, lead a procession of motorcycles for the service. Acting under the strict VLAD laws introduced by the Newman government, however, up to 30 police officers blocked roads around the parklands, conducted roadside drug tests and... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Police watch over funeral of man linked to bikie ganghis young nephew, lead a procession of motorcycles for the service. Acting und
Police watch over funeral of man linked to bikie gang
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
his young nephew, lead a procession of motorcycles for the service. Acting under the strict VLAD laws introduced by the Newman government, however, up to 30 police officers blocked roads around the parklands, conducted roadside drug tests and... Read more
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News Mail
Police watch over funeral of man linked to bikie ganghis young nephew, lead a procession of motorcycles for the service. Acting und
Police watch over funeral of man linked to bikie gang
News Mail / Posted 2 days ago
his young nephew, lead a procession of motorcycles for the service. Acting under the strict VLAD laws introduced by the Newman government, however, up to 30 police officers blocked roads around the parklands, conducted roadside drug tests and... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
Police watch over funeral of man linked to bikie ganghis young nephew, lead a procession of motorcycles for the service. Acting und
Police watch over funeral of man linked to bikie gang
The Daily Mercury / Posted 2 days ago
his young nephew, lead a procession of motorcycles for the service. Acting under the strict VLAD laws introduced by the Newman government, however, up to 30 police officers blocked roads around the parklands, conducted roadside drug tests and... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Police watch over funeral of man linked to bikie ganghis young nephew, lead a procession of motorcycles for the service. Acting und
Police watch over funeral of man linked to bikie gang
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
his young nephew, lead a procession of motorcycles for the service. Acting under the strict VLAD laws introduced by the Newman government, however, up to 30 police officers blocked roads around the parklands, conducted roadside drug tests and... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Qld slowly working to give LGBTIQ community equal rightsin April, after a conscience vote in the Queensland Parliament saw the vast maj
Qld slowly working to give LGBTIQ community equal rights
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
in April, after a conscience vote in the Queensland Parliament saw the vast majority of MPs support the legislation the Newman Government wound back in 2012. Next is most likely to be the standardisation of age of consent laws, with Queensland... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Solar feed-in tariff rises in regionsthe price legislated to stay under the Solar Bonus Scheme until 2028. In an at
Solar feed-in tariff rises in regions
Brisbane Times / Posted 5 days ago
the price legislated to stay under the Solar Bonus Scheme until 2028. In an attempt to bring down electricity costs, the Newman government closed off the scheme to new customers in July 2012 and, for south-east Queensland customers not on the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Discrimination review meant to address Wicked Camper slogans never happenedto address the issue. A spokesman for the Attorney-General said the government
Discrimination review meant to address Wicked Camper slogans never happened
Brisbane Times / Posted 6 days ago
to address the issue. A spokesman for the Attorney-General said the government was examining the recommendations of a 2014 Newman Government parliamentary inquiry into sexually explicit outdoor advertising "as opposed to progressing changes to... Read more
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Manning River Times
Women dominate Queensland Literary Awardsshe said. The Queensland Literary Awards replaced the Premier's Literary Award
Women dominate Queensland Literary Awards
Manning River Times / Posted 7 days ago
she said. The Queensland Literary Awards replaced the Premier's Literary Awards in 2012, after the latter were cut by the Newman government. "Without Clare Booth, Stuart Glover and a small handful of other people, we would be in the embarrassing... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Newman government's defamation defence costs stand at almost $250,000, documents showFormer Photo: The total spent on defending Newman government ministers is alm
Newman government's defamation defence costs stand at almost $250,000, documents show
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 9 days ago
Former Photo: The total spent on defending Newman government ministers is almost $250,000 and looks set to increase further. (AAP: Harrison Saragossi) The former... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Tim Nicholls' team of attack dogs and petswere rewarded like pet dogs being given a treat. Ros Bates and Tracy Davis, bot
Tim Nicholls' team of attack dogs and pets
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
were rewarded like pet dogs being given a treat. Ros Bates and Tracy Davis, both of whom had spotty records in the Newman government, are back. In fact so spotty that they could be nicknamed The Dalmatians. On the Gold Coast, where the LNP... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Nicholls' team of attack dogs and petswere rewarded, like pet dogs being given a treat. Ros Bates and Tracy Davis, bo
Nicholls' team of attack dogs and pets
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
were rewarded, like pet dogs being given a treat. Ros Bates and Tracy Davis, both of whom had spotty records in the Newman government, are back. So spotty, in fact, they could be nicknamed The Dalmatians. On the Gold Coast, where the LNP... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
'We're improving biodiversity': Farmers hit back at Labor's land clearing takeoverQueensland per year. That figure is rising, following a weakening of the state
'We're improving biodiversity': Farmers hit back at Labor's land clearing takeover
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
Queensland per year. That figure is rising, following a weakening of the state's Vegetation Management Act by the former Newman government in 2013. Federal Opposition environment spokesman Mark Butler said the issue was "above state politics... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
National - Federal Election 2016but the return of Labor to government at the January 2015 Queensland election w
National - Federal Election 2016
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 11 days ago
but the return of Labor to government at the January 2015 Queensland election was totally unexpected. The defeat of the Newman government had major federal implications, the result bringing on a confidence motion in Tony Abbott's leadership. The... Read more
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Herald Sun
We're not bikies, drug accused insistthat these men are members or associates of any outlaw motorcycle gang," he sai
We're not bikies, drug accused insist
Herald Sun / Posted 12 days ago
that these men are members or associates of any outlaw motorcycle gang," he said. Taskforce Maxima was set up under the Newman government to crack down on illegal bikie gangs as part of its controversial Vicious Lawless Association... Read more
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News.com.au
We're not bikies, drug accuseds insistthat these men are members or associates of any outlaw motorcycle gang," he sai
We're not bikies, drug accuseds insist
News.com.au / Posted 12 days ago
that these men are members or associates of any outlaw motorcycle gang," he said. Taskforce Maxima was set up under the Newman government to crack down on illegal bikie gangs as part of its controversial Vicious Lawless Association... Read more
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Perth Now
We're not bikies, drug accuseds insistthat these men are members or associates of any outlaw motorcycle gang," he sai
We're not bikies, drug accuseds insist
Perth Now / Posted 12 days ago
that these men are members or associates of any outlaw motorcycle gang," he said. Taskforce Maxima was set up under the Newman government to crack down on illegal bikie gangs as part of its controversial Vicious Lawless Association... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Qld to remove 'gay panic' defenceaccompanies murder charges, provocation is an important defence. Under the Quee
Qld to remove 'gay panic' defence
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 days ago
accompanies murder charges, provocation is an important defence. Under the Queensland law, which was changed under the Newman government to ensure that words alone did not count to provocation, "unless exceptional circumstances exist", an... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Queensland national park laws restoredMinister Steven Miles says the amendments, passed early Wednesday morning, were
Queensland national park laws restored
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 days ago
Minister Steven Miles says the amendments, passed early Wednesday morning, were in response to former Newman government changes. The Queensland Government has ditched laws that opened national parks to commercial operations.... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Government changes Newman lawTourism THE Palaszczuk Government has reversed a major piece of legislation in
Government changes Newman law
The Courier Mail / Posted 14 days ago
Tourism THE Palaszczuk Government has reversed a major piece of legislation introduced by the former Premier Campbell Newman government regarding nature conservation in national parks. Environment Minister Steven Miles said the amendments,... Read more
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News.com.au
Queensland national park laws restoredMinister Steven Miles says the amendments, passed early Wednesday morning, were
Queensland national park laws restored
News.com.au / Posted 14 days ago
Minister Steven Miles says the amendments, passed early Wednesday morning, were in response to former Newman government changes. "The new law requires that the management of national parks is to be guided by the primary goal... Read more
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Perth Now
Queensland national park laws restoredMinister Steven Miles says the amendments, passed early Wednesday morning, were
Queensland national park laws restored
Perth Now / Posted 14 days ago
Minister Steven Miles says the amendments, passed early Wednesday morning, were in response to former Newman government changes. "The new law requires that the management of national parks is to be guided by the primary goal... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Queensland national park laws restoredMinister Steven Miles says the amendments, passed early Wednesday morning, were
Queensland national park laws restored
Adelaide Now / Posted 14 days ago
Minister Steven Miles says the amendments, passed early Wednesday morning, were in response to former Newman government changes. "The new law requires that the management of national parks is to be guided by the primary goal... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Queensland national park laws restoredMinister Steven Miles says the amendments, passed early Wednesday morning, were
Queensland national park laws restored
The Courier Mail / Posted 14 days ago
Minister Steven Miles says the amendments, passed early Wednesday morning, were in response to former Newman government changes. "The new law requires that the management of national parks is to be guided by the primary goal... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Shocked Toowoomba residents angry as topless barber shop opensobjected to the “striptease joint”, along with senior police, the Toowoomba Cit
Shocked Toowoomba residents angry as topless barber shop opens
The Courier Mail / Posted 15 days ago
objected to the “striptease joint”, along with senior police, the Toowoomba City Council, Chamber of Commerce and local Newman government MP Trevor Watts. But the Queensland Civil and Administrative Appeals Tribunal last month rejected an... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Premier plays politics with jobs figuresthan the national average, at six per cent in trend terms, but it has dropped f
Premier plays politics with jobs figures
Brisbane Times / Posted 15 days ago
than the national average, at six per cent in trend terms, but it has dropped from the high of 6.9 per cent under the Newman Government, which was, at the time, the highest in mainland Australia. The Palaszczuk Government also refused to... Read more
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Brisbane Times
LNP veterans appointed to Administrative Appeals TribunalA former Newman Government director-general and MP were among the last minute a
LNP veterans appointed to Administrative Appeals Tribunal
Brisbane Times / Posted 15 days ago
A former Newman Government director-general and MP were among the last minute appointments to the Administrative Appeals Tribunal by the Turnbull Government. In the week leading up to its caretaker period, which began when the election was called on... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
One in five of the world's plants at risk of extinctionof all plants that we have," he said. Dr Taylor singled out land clearing in Q
One in five of the world's plants at risk of extinction
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 15 days ago
of all plants that we have," he said. Dr Taylor singled out land clearing in Queensland as a major issue. "The previous Newman Government in their own words took the axe to the land clearing laws here," he said. "Land clearing has accelerated,... Read more
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Herald Sun
Qld MP to push for abortion changeto reveal what legislation it planned to introduce during the week. However, i
Qld MP to push for abortion change
Herald Sun / Posted 15 days ago
to reveal what legislation it planned to introduce during the week. However, it's expected there will be debate on Tuesday about legislation aimed at reversing Newman government changes to national parks. Most popular National Breaking News sto... Read more
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Perth Now
Qld MP to push for abortion changeto reveal what legislation it planned to introduce during the week. However, i
Qld MP to push for abortion change
Perth Now / Posted 15 days ago
to reveal what legislation it planned to introduce during the week. However, it's expected there will be debate on Tuesday about legislation aimed at reversing Newman government changes to national parks. Most popular National Breaking News sto... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Qld MP to push for abortion changeto reveal what legislation it planned to introduce during the week. However, i
Qld MP to push for abortion change
Adelaide Now / Posted 15 days ago
to reveal what legislation it planned to introduce during the week. However, it's expected there will be debate on Tuesday about legislation aimed at reversing Newman government changes to national parks. Most popular National Breaking News sto... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Who's who in Queensland's new shadow cabinetmain roads and local government spokesman Mr Powell was environment and herita
Who's who in Queensland's new shadow cabinet
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 days ago
main roads and local government spokesman Mr Powell was environment and heritage protection minister in the Newman government. Ian Walker Attorney-general, justice and planning spokesman Christian Rowan Environment and heritage... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Labor may stop Springborg joining PCCCwould clear the way for Mr Springborg's move. The Crime and Corruption oversig
Labor may stop Springborg joining PCCC
Brisbane Times / Posted 16 days ago
would clear the way for Mr Springborg's move. The Crime and Corruption oversight committee has been in flux since the Newman government sacked the entire membership late in 2013, which saw the committee marked as a new battleground between the... Read more
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Weekly Times
Qld front bench chosen on merit: Nichollshas served the people of Queensland throughout a lengthy and distinguished poli
Qld front bench chosen on merit: Nicholls
Weekly Times / Posted 16 days ago
has served the people of Queensland throughout a lengthy and distinguished political career," he said. Experienced former Newman government minister Mark McArdle (health) has been dumped, as has Jann Stuckey (tourism) and Rob Molhoek... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
New LNP frontbench unveiled by leader Tim NichollsPCCC chair Trevor Watts would have to step down to make way for Mr Springborg.
New LNP frontbench unveiled by leader Tim Nicholls
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 16 days ago
PCCC chair Trevor Watts would have to step down to make way for Mr Springborg. A spokesman for the Premier said, "like the Newman government, Mr Nicholls should not ignore process for PCCC chair appointment". "Any nomination for PCCC chair... Read more
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The Border Mail
Monday, May 9, 2016of the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns
Monday, May 9, 2016
The Border Mail / Posted 16 days ago
of the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns about vague terminology. The former Newman Government introduced its controversial North Stradbroke Island Protection and Sustainability and Another Act... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Workers worry about end of miningof the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns
Workers worry about end of mining
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 16 days ago
of the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns about vague terminology. The former Newman Government introduced its controversial North Stradbroke Island Protection and Sustainability and Another Act... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Monday, May 9, 2016of the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns
Monday, May 9, 2016
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 16 days ago
of the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns about vague terminology. The former Newman Government introduced its controversial North Stradbroke Island Protection and Sustainability and Another Act... Read more
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The Courier
Monday, May 9, 2016of the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns
Monday, May 9, 2016
The Courier / Posted 16 days ago
of the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns about vague terminology. The former Newman Government introduced its controversial North Stradbroke Island Protection and Sustainability and Another Act... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Workers worry about end of miningof the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns
Workers worry about end of mining
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 16 days ago
of the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns about vague terminology. The former Newman Government introduced its controversial North Stradbroke Island Protection and Sustainability and Another Act... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Monday, May 9, 2016of the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns
Monday, May 9, 2016
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 16 days ago
of the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns about vague terminology. The former Newman Government introduced its controversial North Stradbroke Island Protection and Sustainability and Another Act... Read more
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The Young Witness
Workers worry about end of miningof the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns
Workers worry about end of mining
The Young Witness / Posted 16 days ago
of the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns about vague terminology. The former Newman Government introduced its controversial North Stradbroke Island Protection and Sustainability and Another Act... Read more
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The Young Witness
Monday, May 9, 2016of the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns
Monday, May 9, 2016
The Young Witness / Posted 16 days ago
of the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns about vague terminology. The former Newman Government introduced its controversial North Stradbroke Island Protection and Sustainability and Another Act... Read more
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Western Advocate
Workers worry about end of miningof the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns
Workers worry about end of mining
Western Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
of the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns about vague terminology. The former Newman Government introduced its controversial North Stradbroke Island Protection and Sustainability and Another Act... Read more
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Western Advocate
Election called for July 2of the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns
Election called for July 2
Western Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
of the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns about vague terminology. The former Newman Government introduced its controversial North Stradbroke Island Protection and Sustainability and Another Act... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Monday, May 9, 2016of the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns
Monday, May 9, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted 16 days ago
of the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns about vague terminology. The former Newman Government introduced its controversial North Stradbroke Island Protection and Sustainability and Another Act... Read more
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Manning River Times
Rise & Shine | Monday, May 9, 2016of the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns
Rise & Shine | Monday, May 9, 2016
Manning River Times / Posted 16 days ago
of the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns about vague terminology. The former Newman Government introduced its controversial North Stradbroke Island Protection and Sustainability and Another Act... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Workers worry about end of miningof the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns
Workers worry about end of mining
Daily Liberal / Posted 16 days ago
of the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns about vague terminology. The former Newman Government introduced its controversial North Stradbroke Island Protection and Sustainability and Another Act... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Election called for July 2of the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns
Election called for July 2
Daily Liberal / Posted 16 days ago
of the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns about vague terminology. The former Newman Government introduced its controversial North Stradbroke Island Protection and Sustainability and Another Act... Read more
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The North West Star
Workers worry about end of Straddie miningof the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns
Workers worry about end of Straddie mining
The North West Star / Posted 18 days ago
of the state government’s draft Economic Transition Strategy, raising concerns about vague terminology. The former Newman Government introduced its controversial North Stradbroke Island Protection and Sustainability and Another Act... Read more
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