Monday, November 03, 2014

Senator John Williams fighting for the powerless

  • The arrest and charging of colourful financier Ian Lazar marks another win for Senator John Williams in a campaign for change that has seen his life threatened.
Lazar on Friday faced court over allegations he defrauded an elderly woman of her home on the NSW mid-north coast. He was refused bail at Sydney's Central Local Court after a magistrate expressed concerns that the 43-year-old posed an unacceptable risk to Crown witnesses Senator John Williams makes mark in senate as battler for underdog

Banks, corporate giants, the big end of town ... John "Wacka" Williams is prepared to take them all on. Adele Ferguson meets the National Party senator