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The comments quickly escalate to reveal the type of comments the women say they face on a daily basis

Paedophile teacher immortalised on school memorial gates with the words 'He touched us all'

Victim was left 'very confused' by the tribute

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Queensland Reds back Karmichael Hunt to appear in court to face allegations of supplying cocaine along with Gold Coats Titans players

Super Rugby star Hunt named along with Titans utilities Beau Falloon and Jamie Dowling by Queensland Crime and Corruptuon Commission on allegations of supplying cocaine

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The shark apparently washed up at Lennox Head near Ballina in New South Wales

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The harrowing interviews about rape and blackmail were recorded by journalist Naomi Selvaratnam

Raped on tape then blackmailed into marrying their attacker – the deeply disturbing trend affecting Australian women

University students from overseas are among the most susceptible

A greyhound chases a live-baited possum

Australia’s greyhound industry rocked by animal cruelty scandal

Television exposé by welfare group shows top trainers using rabbits, possums and piglets as live bait despite the practice being outlawed decades ago

Australians Myuran Sukumaran (left) and Andrew Chan (right), the two ringleaders of the 'Bali Nine' drug ring, pictured being escorted out of court in 2006. 14 February 2006. The Indonesian court issued death sentences for Australian's Chan and Sukumaran, who were convicted of leading a drug ring which exported heroin to Australia through the resort island of Bali.

Bali Nine: Indonesia and Australia in war of words over planned executions of ringleaders Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan

#BoycottBali is fuelling the debate on the prisoners' futures on social media

Deplorable footage shows double amputee struggling to climb up stairs at train station in Australia

Transport minister admits video is 'distressing'

Two Australian drug traffickers Andrew Chan (L) and Myuran Sukumaran (R) the ringleaders of the

Australian police accused of 'blood on their hands' for handing over drug smugglers to be executed in Indonesia

Australian authorities shared intelligence with Indonesian police leading to their arrest

A greyhound chases a live-baited possum

Live piglets and possums filmed being used to illegally bait racing greyhounds in Australia

Undercover footage has sparked outrage and sparked several investigations

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