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Man Accused of Endangering Property By Fire Granted Bail

Ian Kennith Daniels spent more than six weeks in jail before being granted bail in the Toowoomba Magistrates Court on the 9th of January. Mr Daniels is accused of endangering his home in Cambooya by allegedly setting it alight on the 25th of November 2013. Claire Graham,...

Victorian Friends Jailed In Queensland Whilst Getting Ice Cream

The Danger of Association Queensland’s anti-bikie laws have been utilised to arrest, detain and jail 5 Victorian men who were on holiday with their families in Queensland. The men were set for a 10-day holiday at the Gold Coast when they were stopped and questioned by police...

Luke Saggus Granted Bail

Former Bandidos member Luke Saggus will spend Christmas with his family, rather than behind bars after a Supreme Court hearing on Wednesday granted him bail. Mr Saggus, represented by Mr Tim Meehan of Bosscher Lawyers, has been charged over his alleged participation in a riot...

Ex-Bikie Knocked Unconscious During Brawl

Paul Van Tongeren yesterday pleaded guilty to being involved in a fight at the Royal Hotel in Ruthven Street, Toowoomba. Mr Tongeren's lawyer, Nathan Bochier of Bosscher Lawyers, explained to the court that the initial fight had started due to a number of lewd comments being...

Fardon Released – Parts of New Sex Offender Legislation Ruled Invalid

The Supreme Court of Appeal on Friday dismissed an appeal by the Attorney-General, finding that the original judgment by Justice Lyons was correct in its decision to release Robert Fardon. The Court also ruled that recent amendments to sex offender and dangerous prisoner legislation, effectively allowing...