Category Archives: Contempt

ICAC v Cornwall (1993) 38 NSWLR 207 | 8 September 1993

ON 8 SEPTEMBER 1993, the Supreme Court of NSW delivered Independent Commission Against Corruption v Cornwall (1993) 38 NSWLR 207.

Journalist Deborah Cornwall was found guilty of contempt for not disclosing the names of unnamed police officers who told her that underworld figure Arthur “Neddy” Smith had been a police informer.

Ms Cornwall received a two month suspended sentence and 90 hours of community service.

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Fitness First Australia Pty Ltd v McNicol (No 2) [2013] QSC 329

Fitness First Australia Pty Ltd v McNicol (No 2) [2013] QSC 329 (25 November 2013)

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ICAC v Cornwall (1993) 38 NSWLR 207

ON 8 SEPTEMBER 1993, the Supreme Court of NSW delivered Independent Commission Against Corruption v Cornwall (1993) 38 NSWLR 207.

Journalist Deborah Cornwall was found guilty of contempt for not disclosing the names of unnamed police officers who told her that underworld figure Arthur “Neddy” Smith had been a police informer.

Ms Cornwall received a two month suspended sentence and 90 hours of community service.

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John Fairfax & Sons Pty Ltd v McRae [1955] HCA 12

John Fairfax & Sons Pty Ltd v McRae [1955] HCA 12; (1955) 93 CLR 351 (18 March 1955).

http://www.austlii.edu.au/au/cases/cth/HCA/1955/12.html

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