Jeff Thomson

Dodgy rooting ratbag, his credit cards , brothels and hookers

What is it with rooting ratbag politicians and denial of the obvious?

It took 10 months for Craig Thomson’s alleged offending to be detailed in court, but it was racy when it arrived.

Turbocharged even.

n opening the case against the former federal MP in Melbourne Magistrates Court, prosecutor Lesley Taylor, SC, told magistrate Charlie Rozencwajg she would give him a ‘‘flavour’’ of what to expect in the summary trial.

That ‘‘flavour’’ came in the saucy details of the alleged misuse of Health Services Union credit cards on escort agencies, sex workers and pornographic movies in hotel rooms while on work trips.

There were sex workers Tracie and Alina.  Read more »