Friday, October 29, 2021

Keppel: You are my family’: Gladys Berejiklian faces ICAC for inquiry into her conduct as NSW Premier


KKeppel: as a boys' name has its root in German, and the name Keppel means "hatter, cap maker". Keppel is a version of Kepler (German): astronomer Johannes Kepler.


ICAC: ‘Tell him to fix it, then I’m sacking him’ Berejiklian tells Maguire in phone tap

For a premier who resigned because she was being investigated by the NSW Independent Commission Against Corruption, Gladys Berejiklian might have anticipated that ICAC would deploy its regular tactic on her: the set-up and the reveal.

Instead, on Friday morning she fell into a trap from which her once-great reputation for personal probity might struggle to recover.

Like an amateur, Berejiklian falls into an ICAC trap

Gladys makes a hasty exit after a brutal six-hour grilling at corruption inquiry and public airing of intimate phone calls with her secret lover - including the moment they realise someone could be listening

Gladys Berejiklian has begun giving evidence at NSW's Independent Commission Against Corruption (ICAC), which is probing her conduct while she was treasurer and premier.

The corruption watchdog has already played secretly recorded phone conversations between Ms Berejiklian and her ex-boyfriend, disgraced MP Daryl Maguire.

Gladys Berejiklian Icac hearing live updates: former premier offered to ‘fix it’ when Daryl Maguire complained of lack of funding

Gladys Berejiklian referred to her secret MP boyfriend Daryl Maguire as "family" in an intercepted text message, but under intense questioning at the NSW corruption watchdog insisted that wasn't "in any legal sense". 

You are my family’: Gladys Berejiklian faces ICAC for inquiry into her conduct as NSW Premier


The damning words uttered by Berejiklian that show why she had to resign

Constituents use you every day. You bare your arse to the world every day. We’ve become prostitutes. We have become f--king harlots and prostitutes.”

Operation Keppel live stream

 ICAC's Operation Keppel has heard evidence over the past three weeks that Mr Maguire was between 2012 to 2018 secretly using his positio

New South Wales Premier Gladys Berejiklian has become ensnared this week in the sensational ICAC hearings into alleged corruption