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Knoll defends South Road no-show

Embattled Infrastructure Minister Stephan Knoll has refused to confirm he attended a Liberal fundraiser in Mount Gambier yesterday, whilst conceding he shares metropolitan motorists’ “frustration” about the ongoing debacle engulfing the state’s busiest roadway.

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ICAC calls for crackdown on parliamentary privilege

Independent Commissioner Against Corruption Bruce Lander has urged parliament to consider abolishing its own privilege to publicly discuss ongoing investigations, as he today took aim at both Attorney-General Vickie Chapman and Labor frontbencher Tom Koutsantonis in a charged committee hearing.


ICAC rejects QC's "star chamber", abuse of power claims

The Independent Commissioner Against Corruption has strenuously rejected claims by Michael Abbott QC that he abused his powers, and confirmed he considered reporting the high-profile barrister for unprofessional conduct while representing Tom Koutsantonis during the Gillman investigation.


"God this looks like Gillman 2"

A deal designed in offices in the city and negotiated largely between several layers of government and corporate executives looks set to bring down a tiny local council. David Washington asks whether an Ombudsman’s investigation into serious maladministration has left some of the biggest questions unanswered.