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Hayne likely to apply for Newcastle hearing

Former former NRL star Jarryd Hayne is likely to apply for a Newcastle hearing if the Crown proceeds with a third sexual assault trial, a judge has been told

Four in court over NZ firefighter’s death at Singleton

Four people, including a woman accused of attempted murder, have pleaded not guilty to charges related to the NSW death of a New Zealand firefighter.

Ex-NSW MP’s father guilty of fatal hit-run

A NSW judge has found Ken Grant guilty of a fatal hit-and-run while drink driving, not accepting claims he was sleepwalking at the time of the crash.

Sleepwalking during fatal crash ‘unusual’

The fatal hit-and-run trial of Ken Grant, the father of former NSW police minister Troy Grant, was told it's "an extremely unusual case" involving sleepwalking.

‘Alcoholic blackout’ suspected for ex-cop

Ex-NSW police minister Troy Grant's father could have had an "alcoholic blackout" during a fatal crash at Maitland, with his trial told a scan showed no brain abnormality.

Ex-NSW Police Minister to testify for dad at Newcastle

Kenneth Grant, father of former NSW police minister Troy Grant, is on trial accused of fatally running over a friend after drinking and not stopping to assist.

‘Putrid junkie’ regrets helping rapist, Newcastle court told

A woman has been granted immediate parole by a NSW judge after expressing her remorse for helping her drug-dealer boyfriend rape a fellow junkie.

Angry lover jailed for bolt gun shooting in the Hunter

A NSW man who shot his male lover with a bolt gun when the victim was naked, blindfolded, wearing a dog collar and had his wrists tied with cable ties has been jailed for nine years.
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