Paedophile and ex-Labor minister Milton Orkopoulos paroled
The State Parole Authority announced its decision this morning.The 62-year-old, who served as the Aboriginal affairs minister under then-premier Morris Iemma, plied multiple young, male victims with cannabis, heroin and alcohol before sexually abusing them between 1995 and his arrest in 2006.
Carlos Castillo, 54, of Hollywood was out on bail Wednesday after having been charged of possessing photos and videos of children being sexually abused.
A New York man accused of having child pornography was arrested by police. Police say Michael Vest, 19, of Wynantskill is charged with promoting the sexual performance of a child and possessing a sexual performance by a child .
To the world 65-year-old Eric Shumsky presents himself as a passionate amateur actor and screenwriter, posting videos online of himself reciting Shakespeare.
But behind closed doors police alleged he had dozens of images of child pornography.
After a tip-off, officers searched Mr Shumsky's apartment at a retirement village in Watson's Bay where they allegedly recovered over 100 examples of child abuse material.
Some of the images were displayed in picture frames around the unit.
While the prosecutor argued he should remain in custody due to the seriousness of the charges and the likelihood of jail time - the magistrate released him on bail with strict conditions.
Mr Shumsky must got go near children under the age of 16, or be within 100 metres of areas they frequent including parks.
A court heard Mr Shumsky, who is on Newstart, had been seeking treatment for an addiction to child pornography in recent months.
The case will return to court on December 18th.
Queensland gunman arrested at petrol station after allegedly shooting at police .
It will be alleged the shooter and an accomplice, who was armed with a knife, threatened members of the public on Saturday.It will be alleged the shooter and an accomplice, who was armed with a knife, threatened members of the public on Saturday, and police officers came under fire upon arrival at the scene.