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Don’t threaten us: Cattleman to PM over live export decision

 

Cattle industry leader Tom Stockwell (at left) challenges Scott Morrison over "threats" to appeal the Federal Court's live export decision: It should be hailed "as a principle of good governance to guide future ministers, rather than running a protection racket for the under-performers of the political class at further expense to the people".

Cattle company has win in live export ban case

 

The Federal Court has found against Federal Agriculture Minister Joe Ludwig who imposed a blanket ban on exporting cattle following the Four Corners report "graphic video footage of inhumane slaughter of Australian cattle exported to Indonesia". ERWIN CHLANDA reports. Photo (front, from left): Alison Brett, Hamish Brett and Colin Brett, during the judgment this morning.

 

UPDATE 4.20pm: Statement from former Northern Territory Cattlemen’s Association Chief Executive Tracey Hayes.

Cattlemen get their day in court over live export ban

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“It was not just the farmers that endured losses – it was contractors, employees and local communities that were devastated by the Government’s ban," says NT Cattlemen’s Association former CEO and facilitator of the class action, Tracey Hayes (pictured), in a media statement.

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