Melissa Perry

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Legal Aid offices in WA may close due to budget pressures

Budget pressures have prompted Legal Aid to consider closing two of its metropolitan offices and centralise services at its Perth headquarters.<p>The …

Inmates trash unit at Albany Regional Prison in WA

A group of inmates has gone on a rampage at a regional prison in Western Australia's south, damaging a number of cells in a unit.<p>Up to 20 prisoners …

NSW Premier Mike Baird considers Cabinet appointments amid questions over Di Girolamo link

New NSW Premier Mike Baird will spend the Easter weekend considering the line-up of his Cabinet, which is expected to include fresh talent as he …

Navy captain sacked for Indonesia incursion

The captain of a navy vessel which blundered into Indonesian waters while on border protection duty has been sacked from his command.<p>A second captain …

My wife was murdered by a 'monster' – but most perpetrators of violence are normal men

My wife, Jill Meagher, was murdered by a man who can easily be described as the sum of all evils – but we should not fall prey to the 'monster myth'<p>One of the most disturbing moments of the past 18 months of my life was hearing my wife’s killer form a coherent sentence in court.<p>Jill had been …

Baird must explain Di Girolamo job: NSW Labor

NSW Premier Mike Baird must explain why he appointed Liberal fundraiser Nick Di Girolamo to a state board despite receiving advice to the contrary, …