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Opium poppies to be legalised in Victoria as demand for painkillers soars

Opium poppies will soon be grown commercially in Victoria after a bill decriminalising the narcotic crop passed Victoria’s parliament last week.<p>Approved farmers will begin growing poppies under strict regulations as early as this year, creating an industry that Victoria’s agriculture minister, …

Andrew Forrest's dream to stop all slavery

Its roots, Forrest said on Sunday in Rome, lie in an experience that deeply shook him, and changed both his business practice and his life.<p>''This …

Victorian politician Bernie Finn says rape is no justification for abortion

A Victorian politician has said there is “no acceptable reason” for abortion, and claimed that rapists and paedophiles used it to get rid of the evidence of their crimes.<p>Bernie Finn, the Liberal upper house member for the Western Metropolitan Region, told the Werribee, Hopper Crossing and Point …

Surfer won't blame dolphin for potentially fatal collision at Bawley's Beach

A man who collided with a dolphin on the New South Wales south coast says he was at fault in the potentially deadly encounter.<p>Avid surfer and …

Detective 'horrified' to discover St Ann's special school sex abuse investigation shut down, inquiry hears

A detective was "furious" and "horrified" that an investigation into a paedophile ring was prematurely shut down, a royal commission in Adelaide has …

Vic gang leaders face drug, weapon charges

Police believe they've put a major dent in a family-led Middle Eastern crime gang allegedly involved in trafficking drugs and guns in Melbourne.<p>The …

Items found in Qld excavation for babies

Foreign items but no bones have been seized from a rural Queensland property in the search for the bodies of babies believed buried there more than a …

Doctor Tom Borody claims faecal transplants curing incurable diseases like Crohn's

An Australian doctor claims he is curing incurable diseases using an all-natural waste product we usually flush away - human stool.<p>Professor Tom …

Ex-MP Thomson must be jailed: prosecutors

Former federal MP Craig Thomson is arrogant in the extreme and must be jailed for spending union funds on prostitutes and personal expenses, …

Charities appeal to Tony Abbott to drop plan to scrap regulator

Some of Australia’s best-known charities have signed an open letter urging Tony Abbott to abandon plans to scrap the national regulator.<p>Lifeline, Save the Children, Wesley Mission Victoria, the RSPCA and the YMCA are among 54 organisations, experts and advocates calling on the prime minister to …