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ACCC launches court proceedings against kitchen appliance distributor Thermomix

Thermomix will face the Federal Court, over allegations it breached Australian Consumer Law.

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	Cancer faker Belle Gibson faces $1.1 MILLION in fines

Cancer faker Belle Gibson faces $1.1 MILLION in fines

Consumer Affairs Victoria's legal counsel told the Federal Court on Thursday Belle Gibson could be fined $1.1 million if the court accepts she made five contraventions of consumer laws.

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'Too many to count': Controversial finance adviser's alleged crimes laid bare

'Too many to count': Controversial finance adviser's alleged crimes laid bare

A Melbourne-based 'pre-insolvency adviser' and a network of his associates allegedly involved in a massive tax evasion scheme might also have committed countless other criminal offences, according to a report tendered in the Federal Court.

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	Belle Gibson $1.1 million fines Consumer Affairs Victoria

Belle Gibson $1.1 million fines Consumer Affairs Victoria

Consumer Affairs Victoria's legal counsel told the Federal Court on Thursday Belle Gibson could be fined $1.1 million if the court accepts she made five contraventions of consumer laws.

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Tax-evasion scheme involved network of companies and dummy directors, court told

Tax-evasion scheme involved network of companies and dummy directors, court told

A former bankrupt masterminded a large and sophisticated tax-evasion scheme involving a complex web of companies in order to defraud the Australian Taxation Office (ATO), the Federal Court is told.

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News Australia loses appeal in Federal Court on $15m tax bill

Australia's highest-risk taxpayer has lost an appeal in the Federal Court on a $15 million tax bill relating to interest income.

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Airservices faces Federal Court class action after redundancy program

Affected employees could be set to pocket as much as $130,000 each from the class action.

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	Hate preacher Ahmad Musa Jibri who inspired London attack

Hate preacher Ahmad Musa Jibri who inspired London attack

Ahmad Musa Jibril, 46, from Dearborn, Michigan, is a U.S. citizen whose online preaching is said to have inspired one of the London attackers. Federal court documents detailed his Islamic radicalism.

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	Trump rips federal courts over

Trump rips federal courts over 'watered down' travel ban

Trump appeared to be responding to a segment on the MSNBC 'Morning Joe' program, whose hosts needled him directly.

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Federal Court battle between Meriton and ACCC begins over TripAdvisor reviews

The mystery machinations of TripAdvisor was front and centre of dispute between ACCC, Meriton Serviced Apartments.

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Han's Cafe fined, collapses amid domestic violence claims

Details of the "toxic relationship" between Han's Cafe founders Ian and Tram Han have been laid bare during a Federal Court hearing into the Thai food chain's underpaying of staff.

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Convicted child sex offender loses appeal to stay in WA

A convicted child sex offender who has lived in WA most of his life will likely be deported back to New Zealand after losing an appeal to have his visa cancellation overturned in the Federal Court of Australia on Monday.

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Acquire Learning fined $4.5m after targeting vulnerable students

Acquire Learning fined $4.5m after targeting vulnerable students

Controversial education broker Acquire Learning is fined $4.5 million after the Federal Court finds the company misled and deceived vulnerable students, convincing them to sign up for courses they were unlikely to complete.

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Acquire Learning faces $4.5 million in penalties

Embattled vocational education broker Acquire Learning has been slapped with a $4.5 million fine after a Federal Court judge ruled that the company's sales and recruitment tactics were "disgraceful".

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NIB misled customers, says ACCC

NIB misled customers, says ACCC

The competition regulator launches Federal Court action against private health insurer NIB, alleging it misled customers over cover for some eye procedures.

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US congressman Anthony Weiner pleads guilty to 'sexting' a teenager

New York: Disgraced former US Congressman Anthony Weiner on Friday pleaded guilty in federal court to one count of sending obscene messages to a minor, ending an investigation into a "sexting" scandal that played a role in last year's US presidentia

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	Anthony Weiner guilty of transferring obscene material

Anthony Weiner guilty of transferring obscene material

Anthony Weiner is set to appear in a federal courtroom on Friday where he will enter a plea of guilty to a single charge of transferring obscene material to a minor.

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Clive Palmer tells Federal Court he 'likes to amass wealth and keep it'

Former MP wants 'not just justice for the few who can afford it'.

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'I like to amass wealth and keep it', Clive Palmer tells court

'I like to amass wealth and keep it', Clive Palmer tells court

Clive Palmer is again questioned over the affairs of his failed mining company Queensland Nickel in the Federal Court in Brisbane, and tells the hearing he is a collector who likes to put something away for a rainy day.

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Clive Palmer due back in court after 'Nazi' comparison

Federal Court probe in to Queensland Nickel collapse continues.

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Action to remove stranded Oceanlinx generator delayed

Action to remove stranded Oceanlinx generator delayed

Federal Court proceedings are delaying the removal of a 3,000-tonne wave energy generator that sank off the coast of Carrickalinga, south of Adelaide, more than three years ago.

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Court orders retrial over $8 million payment to Obeid family

A Sydney businessman who lost millions of dollars investing in a mining company linked to the Obeid family has had a legal victory in the Full Federal Court.

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Palmer's latest court appearance postponed after agreement with liquidators

Palmer's latest court appearance postponed after agreement with liquidators

Clive Palmer's Federal Court appearance in Brisbane today is postponed after agreement is reached between lawyers for the special purpose liquidators of Queensland Nickel and the former federal MP.

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Clive Palmer's court appearance adjourned

A scheduled Federal Court hearing set to hear evidence from Clive Palmer over the collapse of Queensland Nickel has been adjourned.

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	Clive Palmer fronts court holding oxygen mask and sick bag

Clive Palmer fronts court holding oxygen mask and sick bag

Mr Palmer claimed he was too sick to attend the Federal Court in Brisbane on Tuesday, but Justice John Dowsett ordered him to appear in person the following day.

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'Absurd': Diamond Joe Gutnick dismisses claims he was trying to hide his assets

Facing the Federal Court, the former rich lister has taken another swipe at "fake news" about his bankruptcy and a dispute last year about the eviction of his brother from a home he once owned.

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Clive Palmer leaves Brisbane court, says he has memory loss due to morphine

Clive Palmer leaves Brisbane court, says he has memory loss due to morphine

Clive Palmer leaves the Federal Court in Brisbane after briefly testifying at proceedings into the collapse of Queensland Nickel, saying he is not well and has memory loss.

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Clive Palmer leaves Brisbane court, saying he's too sick to testify

Clive Palmer leaves Brisbane court, saying he's too sick to testify

Clive Palmer leaves the Federal Court in Brisbane after briefly testifying at proceedings into the collapse of Queensland Nickel, with his lawyer saying his client is not well and has memory loss.

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'Sick' Clive Palmer brings breathing apparatus to court

Clive Palmer has appeared at the Federal Court in Brisbane on a judge's order after failing to show up to an earlier hearing.

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Dance Moms' Abby Lee Miller sentenced to prison

Former Dance Moms star Abby Lee Miller is going to prison for a year and a day after being sentenced on Tuesday in a Pittsburgh federal courtroom over fraud charges.

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	Dance Moms star Abby Lee Miller sentenced to prison

Dance Moms star Abby Lee Miller sentenced to prison

Former Dance Moms star Abby Lee Miller is going to prison for a year and a day after being sentenced on Tuesday in a Pittsburgh federal courtroom over fraud charges.

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Clive Palmer ordered to attend Queensland Nickel hearings amid pancreatitis recovery - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Clive Palmer ordered to attend Queensland Nickel hearings amid pancreatitis recovery - ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Clive Palmer is recovering from a severe case of pancreatitis which his legal team said prevented him from giving evidence to the Federal Court today, but a judge has ordered him to attend tomorrow.

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Clive Palmer ordered to attend Federal Court

Clive Palmer has been ordered to appear in Federal Court on Wednesday for examination after failing to attend an earlier hearing.

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Clive Palmer 'too sick to attend court', so judge orders doctor to appear

Clive Palmer 'too sick to attend court', so judge orders doctor to appear

Former MP Clive Palmer being too unwell to attend a public examination in Federal Court "is not a tactic in any way," his barrister says, as the judge order his doctor to appear instead.

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	Allison Baden-Clay daughters get $800k life insurance

Allison Baden-Clay daughters get $800k life insurance

Allison Baden-Clay's three daughters will receive the $800,000-plus payout from the murdered Brisbane mother's life insurance, a Federal Court has ruled.

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Federal Court fines Australian companies for false e-cigarette claims

Three companies have been slapped with hefty fines for false claims about e-cigarette chemicals.

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Foxtel launches new round of piracy site blocking applications

Foxtel launches new round of piracy site blocking applications

Foxtel launches another case in the Federal Court to have the piracy streaming websites Yes Movies, Los Movies, Watch Series and Project Free TV blocked in Australia.

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	Playpen child porn king Steven Chase gets 30 years prison

Playpen child porn king Steven Chase gets 30 years prison

Steven W. Chase, 58, of Naples, Florida, was sentenced this week in a federal courtroom in North Carolina on multiple child- pornography and child-exploitation charges.

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Federal Court voids Peter Dutton's Syrian refugee refusal

Immigration Minister Peter Dutton has been ordered by a court to revisit the refugee application of a man he wanted to deport to war-torn Syria.

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Lawyer calls for new racial profiling case against Victoria Police

Lawyer calls for new racial profiling case against Victoria Police

The lawyer who spearheaded a federal court case against Victoria Police over allegations of racial profiling urges others to take up the legal fight.

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Federal Court tax ruling against Chevron a 'huge disappointment' says global V-P

A recent multi-million dollar tax ruling against oil giant Chevron, if allowed to stand, would have ripple effects across the globe.

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'Diamond' Joe Gutnick's wife paid $285,000 to work 'a few hours a day'

Destail of a remarkable pay arrangement came to light during a Federal Court examination by Joseph Gutnick's bankruptcy trustees.

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Canberra school cleaners win Federal Court pay battle

A group of Canberra's school cleaners are expected to receive thousands of dollars in back pay after winning a fight against their employer in the Federal Court.

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Chevron faces massive tax bill after ATO court victory

Chevron faces massive tax bill after ATO court victory

US oil giant faces a $300 million tax bill after the Federal Court rules in favour of the Australian Tax Office in a landmark case.

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	Trump claims immunity as president from lawsuit

Trump claims immunity as president from lawsuit

Trump's team responded Friday to the protesters' lawsuit in federal court, saying the protesters waived their right to sue by buying tickets to the event in Louisville, Kentucky.

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Federal Court fines store owner for taking $1m from customers' accounts

Federal Court fines store owner for taking $1m from customers' accounts

A store owner who let customers buy goods on the spot and pay later by giving him access to their bank accounts is fined after withdrawing almost $1 million from the accounts of 85 customers.

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	Amber Harrison

Amber Harrison 'cannot afford to fight Seven West Media'

An application by Amber Harrison to have her legal case with Seven West Media heard in the Victoria Federal Court is 'a classic case of the tail wagging the dog', the network's lawyer says.

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	Seven challenges Federal Court application Amber Harrison

Seven challenges Federal Court application Amber Harrison

An application by Amber Harrison to have her legal case with Seven West Media heard in the Victoria Federal Court is 'a classic case of the tail wagging the dog', the network's lawyer says.

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Federal Court orders temporary stop work on Bruce Hall demolition at ANU

Work has been ordered to stop at the site until a challenge to the demolition is heard in court on Tuesday.

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CFMEU slugged with bigger fine for Perth Airport blockade

CFMEU slugged with bigger fine for Perth Airport blockade

The Federal Court increases by tenfold a fine imposed on the Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union over a blockade at Perth Airport, declaring it "industrial bullying".

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