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Super Principal gains no quarter during sexual assault court appearance

Hilton Humphries, aged 56 (far left), the former 'Super Principal' of Moree Secondary College. He is flanked by supporters during his appearance in Moree Local Court on March 10, where he is facing two counts of aggravated indecent assault of a child aged under 16, and under the authority of the alleged offender.

NEW SOUTH WALES: The NSW ‘Super Principal’ accused of sexually assaulting a young child has appeared in Moree Local Court this morning. And things didn’t go according to plan.

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Rinehart has ‘double standards’: Latham

NATIONAL: Former federal Labor leader Mark Latham has accused Gina Rinehart of double standards after the billionaire mining magnate slammed Australia for its “entitlement” mentality.

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Hodges’ NRL return date unclear

RUGBY LEAGUE: Broncos coach Anthony Griffin admits he does not know when new co-captain Justin Hodges will make his NRL return from an Achilles tendon injury.

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Wirrpanda pulls out of Senate race

WESTERN AUSTRALIA: Former AFL star David Wirrpanda will not stand for the National Party in the re-run of the Senate election in Western Australia.

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Super principal appears in court on child assault charges

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NATIONAL: A school principal, handpicked by the state government as a ‘super-principal’ under the lauded Connected Communities scheme appeared in court today over charges of indecently assaulting a 10-year-old girl, which police allege occurred in his office at a Moree high school.

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BREAKING NEWS: NSW Police charge school principal over alleged child sexual misconduct

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NEW SOUTH WALES: A prominent school principal is in police custody and will appear in court in a NSW country town tomorrow morning, facing charges of sexual misconduct against a child.

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Souths see off Bulldogs 28-20 at Belmore

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NRL: Dylan Walker scored a brace of tries as South Sydney opened their pre-season with a 28-20 win over Canterbury at a sun-soaked Belmore Sports Ground on Sunday.

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Third cyclone in a week building off Qld

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QLD: Queensland’s third cyclone in less than a week is threatening to form in the Gulf of Carpentaria.

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Indigenous children’s ear health improving, but still a problem

NSW: Indigenous children’s ear health improving, but still a problem

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Protesters fight Maules Creek mine

NSW: Protesters have locked themselves onto bulldozers as they fight against the development of the controversial Maules Creek coal mine in northwest NSW.

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