Domestic assaults will increase if alcohol laws relaxed, medical experts warn - The Sydney Morning Herald

Medical experts have cautioned the Baird government against any relaxation of its controversial 10pm takeaway alcohol trading restriction, warning that any reversal will increase the rate of domestic assault. St Vincent's Hospital clinical director of ...

Iemma urges RSPCA to engage with greyhounds reform - The Sydney Morning Herald

Former NSW premier Morris Iemma has urged the RSPCA to "be at the table" to help a new panel chaired by him advise the state government on reform of the greyhound industry. Premier Mike Baird announced the panel on Tuesday as part of his sensational ...

Canberra Liberals stand by $1 million annual funding of greyhound racing industry - The Canberra Times

Canberra Liberals leader Jeremy Hanson has confirmed $1 million in annual taxpayer funding for the greyhound racing industry would continue if his party is elected on Saturday. The opposition leader said his party would commit to a review of the ...

What the New South Wales 'backflip' means for the greyhound racing industry - Stuff.co.nz

Greyhound racing at Manawatu Raceway, Palmerston North. The New South Wales state government's ban backdown is a lot more responsible than our own government's response to greyhound racing. Aaron Cross is the co-founder of the Greyhound ...

Greyhound Racing Ban Plan Dumped by New South Wales Government - OnlineCasino.com.au

Greyhound racing is hugely popular in Australia. But a proposed ban on races in NSW has been overturned. (Image: AFP). Greyhound racing in New South Wales has been in the news for all the wrong reasons in the past year. But there has been a stunning ...

Greyhound ban backflip: trainers celebrate 'win for common sense' - Illawarra Mercury

HAPPIER TIMES: Greyhound owner Wayne Crouch, from Barrack Heights, with his dog Cosmic Explosion. Mr Crouch says "common sense has prevailed" after the government overturned its greyhound racing ban. Picture: Robert Peet. See your ad here ...

'I was proud of the Premier' for greyhound racing ban, says Hunter Animal Rescue president Jaimie Abbott - Newcastle Herald

DISAPPOINTED: Jaimie Abbott, pictured with a rescue kelpie, has spoken out against the NSW government's backflip on greyhound racing. See your ad here. What's happening in Newcastle. Litter on our footpaths. I've noticed litter on our streets is dreadful.

New NSW greyhound racing body 'a bloated response' - Government News

NSW Premier Mike Baird announced today (Tuesday) that the government would take back the power to regulate the state's greyhound racing industry and make it “the cleanest in the country.” Mr Baird has appointed heavy-hitter, former NSW Labor Premier ...

'I got it wrong': Mike Baird gives greyhound industry another chance - The Sydney Morning Herald

Sensationally declaring he was "wrong" to have announced the closure of the greyhound industry from July next year, the Premier was forced to justify his decision to repeal legislation introduced by him just six weeks ago.

NSW does backflip on greyhound racing ban - Radio New Zealand

A plan by New South Wales to ban greyhound racing has been dumped, following an internal revolt by MPs and a slump in opinion polls. Greyhound racing. Photo: 123RF. New South Wales cabinet ministers have officially signed off on a plan to reverse the ...

'We got it wrong' says Baird on greyhound ban - Sky News Australia

NSW Premier Mike Baird has backed down on his greyhound racing ban, saying he and his government 'got it wrong'. Mr Baird confirmed plans to reverse the controversial ban following cabinet and party room meetings on Tuesday, instead promising to ...

NSW Premier Mike Baird announces ban on greyhound industry to be axed - NEWS.com.au

IN A humiliating back down, NSW Premier Mike Baird has personally apologised for the proposed ban on the greyhound industry saying “I'm not trying to sugar coat it, I got it wrong”. On Tuesday morning, Mr Baird said the greyhound ban would be put on ...

NSW Premier Baird backflips on greyhound racing ban - 9news.com.au

New South Wales Premier Mike Baird has confirmed the overturn of the greyhound racing ban in the state, saying “we got it wrong, I got it wrong”. 1 / 21. +><. 'I got it wrong': NSW Premier Mike Baird NOW. 'I got it wrong': NSW Premier Mike Baird ...

Baird backflips on greyhound racing ban - InDaily

NSW Premier Mike Baird has performed an extraordinary backflip on his greyhound racing ban after yielding to sustained industry and media pressure. Tuesday October 11, 2016 New South Wales Premier Mike Baird. Photo: AAP/Paul Miller. Tuesday ...

Baird dubbed a 'coward' for reversing greyhound ban - Echonetdaily

NSW Greens upper house member, Dr Mehreen Faruqi, has lashed out at both the government and opposition over the reversal of the greyhound racing ban. The Greens NSW MLC and animal welfare spokesperson, Dr Mehreen Faruqi, has dubbed premier ...

Mike Baird confirms backflip on greyhound racing ban in NSW - The Guardian

The New South Wales premier, Mike Baird, reportedly agreed to reverse the Coalition's ban on greyhound racing after a cabinet meeting on Tuesday. Photograph: Joel Carrett/AAP. Share on Facebook · Share on Twitter · Share via Email; View more sharing ...

What does the NSW greyhound racing ban backflip mean for the ACT? - ABC Local

There's only one track and a handful of races every year, so its fair to say the greyhound industry in Canberra is small. Nevertheless, the ACT Government has moved to ban the industry locally - in line with the NSW ban announced three months ago.

Mike Baird's NSW greyhound racing ban backdown confirmed after cabinet meeting - The Sydney Morning Herald

The Baird government has confirmed a backdown of its ban on greyhound racing in NSW following a sustained campaign of media and industry pressure. The dramatic backflip comes despite Premier Mike Baird's repeated claims that the decision was final ...

Baird scared: NSW Premier admits he was 'wrong' for banning greyhound racing - but denies backflip is a last-ditch ... - Daily Mail

NSW Premier Mike Baird has reversed his controversial decision to ban greyhound racing in the state. Mr Baird ditched the ban following a party room meeting on Tuesday and has instead introduced a raft of new stronger regulations for the industry ...

Alan Jones warns Mike Baird his career will be 'dead in the water' if greyhound ban not reversed - 9news.com.au

Broadcaster Alan Jones says he told NSW Premier Mike Baird his political future depends on the reversal of the greyhound racing ban. The premier is expected to announce the backflip today after a party room meeting. Jones has been vocal about his ...