Talal Derbas allegedly provided accelerant and left open a fire exit in The Bellevue Reception Centre in Bankstown, linked to corrupt former politician Eddie Obeid, so his co-accused could enter the property.
A Canberra man who posted nude images of teenage girls on Instagram, and threatened young women into sending him more images will spend nine months behind bars.
A cannabis haul worth $12.5 million goes up in smoke as part of a police crackdown on hidden bush farms on the NSW north coast.
Michael McCormack's motto is "don't be silent when you ought to speak". Which is curious given he has been notably coy while Barnaby Joyce has been besieged.
Agriculture Victoria has been unable to determine how fruit flies got to Tasmania, after investigations found no mechanical failures at fumigation facilities in the state.
A woman accused of causing a fatal crash because she was allegedly texting her boyfriend is likely to face a retrial after a judge discharged the jury considering her case.