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Juvenile detention: Pool sex in Don Dale

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The Royal Commission rakes over the multitude of failures during the Henderson Labor government and its refusal to build fit-for-purpose juvenile detention facilities while spending half a billion dollars on a gaol for adults in to Top End. Former Corrections Minister and current front-bencher Gerry McCarthy (pictured at the hearing) gives evidence in Alice Springs. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.

 

Adam Giles, Gerry McCarthy: Bib & Bub on power station

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Labor sings from CLP songsheet on new power station running 100% on fossil fuel. ERWIN CHLANDA reports.

 

Cool reception for the non-Local Government Minister

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Missing portfolio: No, the new government hasn't overlooked local government. They chopped the department on purpose. PHOTO: Mr McCarthy and Mayor Ryan addressing the LGANT meeting this morning. ERWIN CLANDA reports.

 

No room on plane for local Member

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It was mean-spirited of the Chief Minister Adam Giles to refuse me a seat on his taxpayer-funded charter flight to my home town of Tennant Creek to attend the commencement of the re-enactment of the Borella Ride, writes Gerry McCarthy, Member for Barkly.

Bess Price must come clean on nuclear dump

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR

Parks Minister and Member for Stuart, Bess Price, must come clean about her activities around the possible nomination of a nuclear waste dump site in her electorate of Stuart, writes Gerry McCarthy, Shadow Minister for Resources.

 

Territory growth – it is mostly the Top End's Inpex

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Today's CommSec State of the States report showed worrying signs on the horizon for the Territory economy, writes Gerry McCarthy, Shadow Treasurer (pictured).

Open speed limit: more 'secret' reports

 

 

 

LETTER TO THE EDITOR

 

The public deserves to know the contents of secret reports the open speed limit, writes Gerry McCarthy, Shadow Minister for Transport.

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