Aussie Union and Labor ratbag found guilty of paying for hookers and other services on union credit cards
The ALP tried to cover up for Craig Thomson, they hung on for grim death and the man himself declared and professed his innocence, turns out he is guilty as charged.
Disgraced former union boss Craig Thomson is facing financial penalties after the federal court ruled he did pay for escorts and political campaign activities with Health Services Union money.
The Fair Work Commission sued Thomson, seeking penalties and for compensation to be paid to the HSU, for transactions he charged to the union between 2003 and 2007.
On Friday, Justice Christopher Jessup found Thomson did improperly use HSU money during his time as secretary.
Thomson did not defend himself against the workplace relations tribunal’s claim.
In March, he left the court and did not return after Justice Jessup dismissed his application to have the matter thrown out on the grounds he was mentally unfit. Read more »