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Truth Articles from 2011
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Truth    April 28, 2011  
National Telecoms Group Pty Ltd v John Fairfax Publications Pty Ltd

Failed telco’s $142 million defamation action against Fairfax stutters to a start this week … The plaintiff’s counsel accuses Fairfax of irresponsible journalism … The judge adjourns for two days to give expert accounting witnesses the opportunity to agree – or disagree … more

Truth    April 20, 2011  
Fairfax Media Publications, Fairfax Digital Australia & New Zealand Pty Ltd and Linton Besser v Reginald Kermode

Fairfax appeals a “most regrettable” decision by Justice Carolyn Simpson, which effectively emasculated the contextual truth defence under the new uniform Defamation Act. The court hears complex argument from counsel for Fairfax and counsel for taxi tsar Reg Kermode ... more

Truth    March 23, 2011  
Keysar Trad v Harbour Radio Pty Ltd

The NSW Court of Appeal takes a hatchet to Justice Peter McClellan’s judgment and Muslim community spokesman Keysar Trad wins his appeal against 2GB – in part ... more

Truth    March 8, 2011  
Bruce Haddon v Dominic Steele and Evan Batten

God on their side? “Christians in the Media” win defamation action brought by a man expelled for allegedly sexually harassing young female parishioners … NSW Supreme Court Justice Carolyn Simpson finds it was true ... more