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Rundle: the dramatic irony in Kathy Jackson’s tragedy

Rundle: the dramatic irony in Kathy Jackson’s tragedy

Kathy Jackson has betrayed the union and those who were counting on her, no matter what eventual charges she might end up facing.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Pollies don't know the difference between "reply" and "reply all" ... HSU elections complaints ... want to work for IGIS?

Kathy Jackson facing litigation of her own in HSU fallout

Kathy Jackson facing litigation of her own in HSU fallout

While she was a key witness against Craig Thomson in the former MP's prosecution, Health Services Union boss Kathy Jackson faces legal action initiated by her own union.

Tips and rumours

Tips and rumours

Union daughter complains from first class ... Rupert Murdoch goes roo-spotting in Oz ... Crikey's fantasy 7.30 host ...

Craig Thomson isn’t going anywhere — innocent or guilty

Craig Thomson isn’t going anywhere — innocent or guilty

Craig Thomson faces 150 fraud charges after being arrested today. But the ex-Labor MP will stay in Parliament for the duration of the trial -- at least until he's dumped at the election.

Labor Unity rejoice as Asmar tops HSU poll

Labor Unity rejoice as Asmar tops HSU poll

Diana Asmar looks set to take out the bitterly-fought battle for secretary of the Victorian Health Services Unions No. 1 branch.

HSU elections back on track as fresh legal action looms

HSU elections back on track as fresh legal action looms

A legal stoush that threatened to delay the troubled HSU's internal election has been resolved today.

Craig Thomson’s home raid and what it means for Labor

Craig Thomson’s home raid and what it means for Labor

The link between this morning's raid on Craig Thomson's family's house and the fall of the Gillard government remains a tenuous one. There are plenty of hoops first.

Victorian HSU fight heads to Federal Court

Victorian HSU fight heads to Federal Court

A candidate for the Health Services Union has been struck off a list of nominations for looming elections. Diana Asmar will fight the decision in the Federal Court and could open a can of worms.

Craig Thomson’s legal bill mounts, clock ticks on case

Craig Thomson’s legal bill mounts, clock ticks on case

Craig Thomson faces an enormous legal bill to defend allegations around his time at the Health Services Union. Crikey intern Nicholas McCallum speaks to a legal eagle about the case.