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Cristiano Ronaldo and sport's lacklustre Me Too moment

Cristiano Ronaldo and sport's lacklustre Me Too moment

Sport remains largely untouched from the social upheaval of the past year. Will an allegation of rape against Cristiano Ronaldo tip things over the edge?

When will Australia have its own

When will Australia have its own "same sex wedding cake" legal debacle?

Cases of bakers refusing to sell same-sex celebrating cakes have made it to the highest courts in the UK and US. When it occurs here, what will the judicial response be?

An introduction to Malaysia's unfathomably large 1MDB fraud scandal

An introduction to Malaysia's unfathomably large 1MDB fraud scandal

Crikey examines Malaysia's multibillion dollar 1MDB sovereign wealth fund scandal, which may well be remembered as the textbook case of financial fraud in the modern age.

The only winners in the Geoffrey Rush defamation hearing will be the viewers

The only winners in the Geoffrey Rush defamation hearing will be the viewers

If either party ever thought they had this under control, they don’t anymore. This show will go on. And on.

Queensland man detained for over 40 years beyond sentence

Queensland man detained for over 40 years beyond sentence

Evidence was ignored in the case of a Queensland man seeking the lifting of an indefinite detention order.

The Liberals are looking to Indiana on religious freedom. They shouldn't.

The Liberals are looking to Indiana on religious freedom. They shouldn't.

We still don't know exactly what is in Ruddock's review into "religious freedom", but we should be mighty worried about it.

Kavanaugh meltdown cheat sheet: what happened at the hearing?

Kavanaugh meltdown cheat sheet: what happened at the hearing?

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh had a meltdown in a Senate hearing this morning. Here's the full context, in case you haven't been keeping up to date.

'I am terrified': the testimony of Christine Blasey Ford

'I am terrified': the testimony of Christine Blasey Ford

Throughout her questioning, Ford's voices falters, she swallows and breathes, but she does not cry.

Defamation law could prevent us knowing the whole truth about Guthrie's demise

Defamation law could prevent us knowing the whole truth about Guthrie's demise

We're clearly not getting the full story from the ABC board. And if Australia's defamation laws don't change, we likely never will.

Is the US right to charge a North Korean hacker?

Is the US right to charge a North Korean hacker?

The decision by the US government to lay charges against a hacker working for North Korea has sparked off a debate about how the world should respond to the digital crimes of the Hermit Kingdom.