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NSW government offered council grant funding to end legal action

Today’s Sydney Morning Herald reports that the NSW government made a confidential offer to the City of Parramatta for funding from a community grants program to settle a drawn-out legal dispute with another council.

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The councillor, the drug boss and the Liberal Party’s pot of gold

From this morning’s Age.

“Mystery surrounds a major donation to the Liberal Party by a fledgling water company headed by a party powerbroker but funded by a convicted Griffith drug boss.

Kent Johns still lists himself as the vice-president of the NSW Liberal Party on both LinkedIn and the Sutherland Shire Council’s website despite losing the position after his unsuccessful coup to take over as party boss late last year.”

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