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Will Rolfe trial move to Darwin? No answer yet.

By KIERAN FINNANE Zachary Rolfe, the police officer accused of the murder of Kumanjayi Walker in Yuendumu on 9 November 2019, today applied to...

Rolfe trial would not be the ‘first’ that is widely contended

"The Northern Territory court decision this week to commit Police Constable Zachary Rolfe to stand trial for the shooting death of 19-year-old Warlpiri man...

Zachary Rolfe will stand trial for murder

UPDATED Northern Territory police constable Zachary Rolfe has been committed to stand trial for the murder of Kumanjayi Walker in Yuendumu on 9 November last...

Zachary Rolfe: is there a case to answer?

By KIERAN FINNANE The shooting of Kumanjayi Walker was “justifiable defensive conduct” on the part of Constable Zachary Rolfe, the Alice Springs Local Court heard...

Zachary Rolfe could have made different choices, experts tell court

By KIERAN FINNANE It is uncontested that Constable Zachary Rolfe fired three shots at Kumanjayi Walker in the evening of 9 November last year at...

Zachary Rolfe: body-worn video of shooting shown in court

By KIERAN FINNANE In repeated replays and different versions the Alice Springs Local Court today watched and heard the dying minutes in the life of...

Zachary Rolfe: What evidence will be relevant?

By KIERAN FINNANE What permission did police have to enter the premises in Yuendumu where Kumanjayi Walker was on the night of 9 November 2019,...

All Quiet on the Western Front: Not, say media.

 

 

"I read a lot, yet in all the time I’ve lived here, this is the first time ever I’ve read Yuendumu being described as volatile," writes FRANK BAARDA (at left), long time resident of the remote community, mining company manager, store keeper and author of comments about the region which are as funny as they are insightful.

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