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Australia’s Pelvic Mesh Case Goes To High Court

SYDNEY — Johnson and Johnson wants the High Court to overturn a landmark ruling on medical implants set to cost it millions in compensation to Australian women. Three of the medical device manufacturer’s subsidiaries this week […]

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ASX200 Scales Rare Heights Of 7000 Points

CANBERRA, Australia — Australia’s main share market index climbed to rarely-visited heights — 7000 points — not seen since the days before the coronavirus crash on April 8. The benchmark S&P/ASX200 index was up 70.6 points, […]

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Queensland Bodybuilder Admits Drug Charges

BRISBANE, Australia — A bodybuilder who turned her wonderful life “into a mangled wreck of an existence” has walked free after pleading guilty to drug charges. Samantha Jane Heron was a high achiever who excelled in […]

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Five Officers Examine Britanny Higgins’ Allegations

CANBERRA, Australia — A team of five Australian Federal Police officers were assembled to investigate rape allegations raised by Brittany Higgins. But deputy commissioner Neil Gaughan will not say whether the alleged perpetrator has been interviewed. “Natural justice has […]

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‘Your Future, Your Super’ Laws Need Work

CANBERRA, Australia — Due to take effect in less than 90 days, superannuation laws are an AUD 3 trillion concern for the superannuation industry and consumer advocates in Australia. Martin Fahy, chief executive of the Association […]