Day: October 6, 2018

Indecent assault of a student 40 years your junior will not land you a day in prison

Indecent assault of a student 40 years your junior will not land you a day in prison

I hate sounding like some right-wing law and order bible basher. But I think 66-year old men who use their authority to violently sexually assault 22-year old women and seek to justify forcing oral sex on their victim as some form of professional requirement, should go to prison. In his mind, John Suda still believes …

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Do they need another Constitutional Court decision to point out the obvious?

Do they need another Constitutional Court decision to point out the obvious?

The highest court of the land confirmed a lower court’s decision that a husband of a government minister has no place investigating her and her colleagues for a political murder. However zealous Silvio Valletta can be, he is too motivated not to get to the bottom of the crime for there to be any credible …

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Teachers know something about standing up to bullies

Teachers know something about standing up to bullies

The Union of Teachers has forced the government to withdraw its reform package from Parliament. As Evarist Bartolo himself said, this is probably unprecedented. It’s not unheard of for a Minister to claw back on some rushed through legal notice. But ditching a legislative package that has made it halfway through the Parliamentary process is …

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