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MasterChef Contestant Accused of Drug Supply & Possession

A Former MasterChef contestant has faced a Brisbane court accused of drug supply and possession. Filippo Silvestro, 42, represented by Bosscher Lawyers' Alex Jones, allegedly had more than 150 ecstasy pills in his possession and about $16,500 in cash when police arrested him in the Brisbane...

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Trio Jailed over $20 million Heroin Bust

Three men who allegedly planned to earn easy cash by helping to smuggle millions of dollars worth of heroin into Australia in decorative wooden altars are facing lengthy jail terms. Supreme Court Justice Ann Lyons said while there was no evidence the trio had planned to...

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Man Who Allegedly Attacks Muslims Will Defend Charges

A French-born Australian who allegedly attacked two Muslim tourists in the spa of the Gold Coast’s Q1 hotel, telling them “we’re going to bomb you, we’re going to bomb you all” will fight the charges. And a magistrate has criticised one of the charges as “wrong”. Francky...

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Teenager Avoids Jail Sentence

A Sunshine Coast teenager who allegedly stalked, bashed and robbed a former friend has avoided jail so he can continue his mental health rehabilitation. Trae John Joseph Predo was 17 when he committed the offences against an 18-year-old friend last year. Judge Robertson yesterday referred to Predo's...

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Queensland Teenager Will Stay in Syria

The Queensland teenager that was subject to media reports that he was implicated with a terrorist organisation in Syria, has advised that he will not be returning to Australia in the short-term. Oliver Bridgeman has denied claims he travelled to the country to engage with any...