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SMH story 5/7/15 – Inquiry: No evidence of mass grave despite admissions greyhounds shot and buried

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Originally published in the Sun Herald on 5 July 2015 – click here to view original.

An inquiry into an alleged mass grave on a greyhound training property near Cessnock has found no evidence of animals being mistreated, despite admissions that up to 18 dogs have been killed and buried there. [Read more…]

Labor, Liberals and Nationals sacrifice problem gamblers to pokies lobby


A Greens motion that would have disallowed a change to regulations that has exposed problem and at-risk gamblers to increased poker machine losses was defeated on the combined votes of Labor and Coalition Upper House MPs, according to Greens NSW MP John Kaye. [Read more…]