June 2019

Published a story 14th Jun 2019 5:40 PM

A JURY took four and a half hours to return not guilty verdicts on all three charges of rape against a former Toowoomba psychiatrist.

Former Toowoomba psychiatrist found not guilty of rape

A JURY took four and a half hours to return not guilty verdicts on all three charges of rape against a former Toowoomba psychiatrist.

Published a story 14th Jun 2019 2:05 PM

A CRIMINAL history that included similar offending worked against the Toowoomba woman who was jailed for her latest offences.

Criminal history goes against jailed Toowoomba mum

A CRIMINAL history that included similar offending worked against the Toowoomba woman who was jailed for her latest offences.

Published a story 14th Jun 2019 2:01 PM

WHISPERS: Gossip and funny stories from around Toowoomba and beyond.

When 'first' is not necessarily a winner

WHISPERS: Gossip and funny stories from around Toowoomba and beyond.

Published a story 14th Jun 2019 1:12 PM

ASKED by police why he had involved himself in the crimes, the 21-year-old replied "That's what the boys' do", the court heard.

'Ice' and mates a bad mix for Toowoomba offender

ASKED by police why he had involved himself in the crimes, the 21-year-old replied "That's what the boys' do", the court heard.

Published a story 14th Jun 2019 8:29 AM

THE former Toowoomba psychiatrist has pleaded not guilty to three counts of rape of a patient who he admits he had engaged in a consensual relationship.

Verdict in Toowoomba rape trial expected today

THE former Toowoomba psychiatrist has pleaded not guilty to three counts of rape of a patient who he admits he had engaged in a consensual relationship.

Published a story 13th Jun 2019 4:38 PM

A FORMER Toowoomba psychiatrist accused of raping a patient he was having a sexual affair with should learnt his fate tomorrow after the jury consider verdicts.

Toowoomba rape trial jury set to retire to consider verdict

A FORMER Toowoomba psychiatrist accused of raping a patient he was having a sexual affair with should learnt his fate tomorrow after the jury consider verdicts.

Published a story 13th Jun 2019 1:45 PM

PITY the State Government didn't provide air-conditioning for the classrooms of our day instead of the solitary kerosene fueled heater.

Now is the winter of our discontent - as always!

PITY the State Government didn't provide air-conditioning for the classrooms of our day instead of the solitary kerosene fueled heater.

Published a story 13th Jun 2019 8:43 AM

THE Crown claims the psychiatrist and woman patient had entered into a sexual affair but he had performed sexual acts on her when she had said no.

Rape trial of former Toowoomba psychiatrist continues

THE Crown claims the psychiatrist and woman patient had entered into a sexual affair but he had performed sexual acts on her when she had said no.

Published a story 12th Jun 2019 3:19 PM

THE Toowoomba man's behaviour was so intimidating the victim sold her house and moved to another area, the court heard.

Toowoomba man jailed for stalking ex-partner

THE Toowoomba man's behaviour was so intimidating the victim sold her house and moved to another area, the court heard.

Published a story 12th Jun 2019 2:59 PM

A FORMER Toowoomba psychiatrist has pleaded not guilty to three counts of rape of a female patient dating back to 2013.

Former Toowoomba psychiatrist denies raping patient

A FORMER Toowoomba psychiatrist has pleaded not guilty to three counts of rape of a female patient dating back to 2013.

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Peter started in 1976 as apprentice typesetter/comp and has 32 years with The Chronicle in three stints (in between working/holidays in UK/Europe, Brisbane and Melbourne). Entered editorial from comp room in 1996.