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What is the price of ripping off other journos' work? Yahoo7 learns: $300k

What is the price of ripping off other journos' work? Yahoo7 learns: $300k

Charlie LewisFeb 17, 2017

A $300,000 fine is substantially more than the cost of employing a court reporter. Just saying.

How the Herald Sun declared war on Melbourne's homeless

How the Herald Sun declared war on Melbourne's homeless

John MartinkusJan 25, 201714 Comments

The Herald Sun sounded the drums of war against people sleeping rough at Flinders Street Station. Then crosstown rival The Age joined the fray, writes freelance journalist John Martinkus.

Blogger defiant in the face of Seven affair defamation case and court order

Blogger defiant in the face of Seven affair defamation case and court order

Myriam RobinJan 10, 2017

The blogger who named two of the women embroiled in the Tim Worner affairs scandal has a history of testing the limits of the legal system.

Truth goes down the drain: media poop scoop turns out to be a load of the same

Truth goes down the drain: media poop scoop turns out to be a load of the same

Myriam RobinJan 9, 20176 Comments

The Australian Reddit community has long been aware of how reporters trawl the social network for story leads, and appears more than willing to lead them astray for shits and giggles.

Palestinian lobby joins the junket game

Palestinian lobby joins the junket game

Myriam RobinDec 22, 20165 Comments

Journalists including our own Bernard Keane have taken part in the first Australian media junket organised by the Palestinian lobby.

Walk of shame for Herald Sun for getting into bed with incest story

Walk of shame for Herald Sun for getting into bed with incest story

Harrison Johnstone Dec 16, 20162 Comments

“I like to think of it as more of a Trojan Horse than a hoax -- essentially because I dressed up an attack in a very pretty package and let the reporters take the bait.” Freelance journalist Harrison Johnstone reports.

How gossip queen Roxy Jacenko conquered Sydney

How gossip queen Roxy Jacenko conquered Sydney

Myriam RobinDec 14, 20169 Comments

It's not often you see a book on a Sydney celebrity published through a university press. But Jacenko has been rather more interesting than most publicists.

Could a lawsuit brought by Sam Armytage spell the end of celebrity pap shots?

Could a lawsuit brought by Sam Armytage spell the end of celebrity pap shots?

Myriam RobinDec 14, 20164 Comments

Sam Armytage's lawyer says speculation about her underwear breaches her reasonable expectation of privacy. If a judge agrees, it could forever change the business of paparazzi photography.

Rundle: the greatest injustice of the Vietnam War, as suffered by Amanda Vanstone

Rundle: the greatest injustice of the Vietnam War, as suffered by Amanda Vanstone

Guy RundleDec 6, 201629 Comments

Won't someone please think of poor Amanda Vanstone?

News, news everywhere, but not a word of it is real

News, news everywhere, but not a word of it is real

Myriam RobinNov 28, 201614 Comments

Publishing fake news has proven a lucrative business model -- with very real consequences.

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