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AustraliaJohn Setka saga set for new courtroom drama

10:00  04 july  2019
10:00  04 july  2019 Source:   brisbanetimes.com.au

Images allegedly part of harassment case against Setka

Images allegedly part of harassment case against Setka More than 20 photographs part of the case against embattled building union leader.

CFMMEU boss John Setka . Credit:Jason South. The ALP’s national executive was due to decide on Mr Setka ’s future with the party on Friday but had granted Mr Albanese is adamant Mr Setka must be expelled from the Labor Party after the controversial union boss was convicted for harassing his wife.

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John Setka saga set for new courtroom drama© Jason South CFMMEU boss John Setka. Labor leader Anthony Albanese’s push to expel controversial union leader John Setka from the party looks set to be heading for court, after Mr Setka launched legal action on Thursday.

The CFMMEU Victorian construction branch secretary wants the Victorian Supreme Court to grant an injunction against any more moves to throw him out of the Labor Party, arguing Mr Albanese’s expulsion efforts are outside the party’s constitution.

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The ALP’s national executive was due to decide on Mr Setka’s future with the party on Friday but had granted a 10-day delay to allow the union leader to prepare his defence.

Images allegedly part of harassment case against Setka

Images allegedly part of harassment case against Setka More than 20 photographs part of the case against embattled building union leader.

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Now the long-running Setka saga is threatening the movement’s record of advocacy. Setka has framed the accusations against him as an attack on unions themselves. Supporters have rallied behind him, while politicians and other union leaders have called for his resignation. All of this, timed perfectly

Mr Albanese is adamant Mr Setka must be expelled from the Labor Party after the controversial union boss was convicted for harassing his wife.

Before the convictions last month, and a dramatic intervention by Mr Setka’s wide Emma Walters on the steps of the Victorian Magistrates Court, Mr Albanese had been basing his case on the union leader’s long history of inflicting “reputational damage” on the party.

The controversy surrounding Mr Setka intensified in early June when The Age and the Sydney Morning Herald reported that he had made disparaging remarks about the work of anti-domestic violence campaigner Rosie Batty, reports that Mr Setka denies.

But he has resisted attempts to force him from his role with the union, declaring he has no reason to resign.

Labor’s national secretary Noah Carroll has been contacted for comment.

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Labor has agreed to delay a decision about whether to boot construction union boss John Setka from the party. Federal Labor leader Anthony Albanese is expected to face questions after being forced to delay his plan to expel controversial union b Lawyers for Labor consented to delay Monday's planned meeting of the national executive at which the embattled CFMMEU boss was expected to get the boot. Credit Cards Are Now Offering 0% Interest Until 2020 Find out more on Finder Ad Finder.com.

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