Cameron Slater

Colin Craig's antics threatened to eclipse all others in sheer entertainment value

Media Watch: Lowdown on litany of libels


Politicians and political institutions are nowadays just as likely to be the ones on the receiving end of a defamation writ. 

A political silly season: sex toys, love poems, blasphemy and 'special character' schools

Thu 11 May

It is about as silly as a Colin Craig love poem. 

Food & Grocery Council chief executive Katherine Rich

Katherine Rich roped into defamation action against Slater

Fri 14 Oct 9

Three health researchers say a series of defamatory posts were made about them in Whale Oil blog.

Blogger Cameron Slater

Slater to take sabbatical from blog site – ‘like Andrew Sullivan’

Wed 29 Jun 4

Controversial blogger understood to be working on news site that will spurn “shameless pursuit of clickbait, and idle and malicious gossip.”

Blogger Cameron Slater

Public health researchers’ defamation claim is ‘vexatious bullying’ – Slater

Tue 14 Jun 15

With two other defamation cases pending against him, Whale Oil blogger says: "These muppets will have to get in line.”

Ad hoc

Fri 6 May

Google has named its new managing director of Australia and New Zealand. 


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