User namePassword 
 
 Print this Issue Home  •  Archive  •  About Us  •  Contact Us Subscribe  • 
Section 7A Articles from 2004
Read Articles from Year > 2011 > 2010 > 2009 > 2008 > 2007 > 2006 > 2005 > 2004 > 2003
Section 7A    December 16, 2004  
Myer Berg v Channel Seven

Fisherman defamed by Today Tonight story on fraudulent compensation claims ... more

Section 7A    December 10, 2004  
Saunders v Nationwide News Pty Ltd

Nine-year-old Aboriginal plaintiff fails in action against The Daily Telegraph over Taree petrol sniffing story. Section 7A trial ... more

Section 7A    December 9, 2004  
Edward Saunders v Nationwide News Pty Ltd

Jury throws out defamation action brought by seven year old against Daily Telegraph

NSW Supreme Court
Sperling J and a jury of four
December 9, 2004 … more

Section 7A    November 20, 2004  
Ron Woodham v John Fairfax Publications Pty Ltd

Former NSW prisons commissioner succeeds with half his imputations in action over Walkley winning article by Greg Bearup in Good Weekend. Section 7A trial ... more

Section 7A    November 8, 2004  
Cross v Queensland Newspapers Ltd

Real estate promoter defamed over “rip-off” claim in The Courier-Mail. Section 7A trial ... more

Section 7A    October 21, 2004  
Ron Cross v Queensland Newspapers Ltd

Wollongong businessman Ron Cross has been successful in the first leg of his defamation action against The Courier-Mail ... more

Section 7A    August 20, 2004  
John Harvey v John Fairfax Publications Pty Ltd

Juries insist the NSW Court of Appeal is perverse. Unhygenic turkey farmer and political insider, John Harvey, fails again on his remaining imputation after appeal judges sent it back for another s.7A trial ... more

Section 7A    August 20, 2004  
Arthur Dent v Macquarie Radio Network Pty Ltd

Skydiver on disability pension defamed in “malingerer” spray from Ray Hadley on 2GB ... more

Section 7A    July 7, 2004  
Mark McGaw v Channel Seven Sydney Pty Ltd

Footballer Mark McGaw (aka “Sparkles”) succeeds with two imputations before a section 7A jury in an action against Today Tonight ... more

Section 7A    June 28, 2004  
Pavy v John Fairfax Publications Pty Ltd

Pavy fails in perversity and “try on” arguments before NSW Court of Appeal. Fairfax prevails after three trials and two appeals ... more

Section 7A    March 3, 2004  
Dix Gardner Pty Ltd & Ors v Strathfield Municipal Council & Ors

Strathfield Council and mayor brought on defamatory Today Tonight story about a building bungle ... more

Section 7A    March 3, 2004  
Hodge v TCN Channel Nine Pty Ltd

Olympic swimming coach Greg Hodge gets up three imputations from A Current Affair’s Emma Fuller story: pervert, physical contact of a sexual nature and unfit to hold his position ... more