The Press Council insists it is only there to serve the interests of its newspaper members ... Strange doings at NCAT ... Latest round in Collaery case as Porter drags his feet about Bret Walker
Elaine Stead v Joe Aston ... Journalism and honest opinions ... The damages are the least of it ... A bill for the better part of $3 million sinks valuable opportunities for the betterment of the Financial Review ... Does sticking with the risk elevate Aston to a "journalistic cretin"? ... The law sets a high bar for strident comments ... Where's Sloppy Joe Hockey when we don't need him?
Chau Chak Wing - darling of the defamation courts ... Another swag of damages for the tycoon ... Court deaf to facts established in an FBI probe ... Bribery and Chinese influence-peddling ... Judicial predisposition ... Truth takes back seat to process ... Farewell Catholic crusader Kev Andrews ... Replaced by Keith ... Who?