NSW ICAC Commissioner to resign

NSW ICAC Commissioner to resign

The head of the New South Wales Independent Commission Against Corruption, David Ipp, will retire from the position early next year.

Commissioner Ipp has recently presided over a number of high profile inquires, in to the conduct of former Labor government ministers Ian MacDonald, Eddie Obeid and Eric Roozandaal. 

Premier Barry O’Farrell has confirmed the departure, paying tribute to his work.

Premier O’Farrell is proposing the appointment of Supreme Court Judge Megan Latham, as Commissioner Ipp’s replacement.

Mr O’Farrellsays Ms Latham is highly respected across the legal community, with exensive experience in both public and criminal law.

About author

Libby Dreyer
Libby Dreyer 1729 posts

Libby has worked as a Senior Journalist at National Radio News since February 2011. She graduated with a Bachelor of Journalism from the University of Canberra in December 2010.

View all posts by this author →

You might also like

National 0 Comments

ASIO raids Canberra office of East Timor lawyer

A lawyer representing East Timor in its spying case against Australia says his Canberra office has been raided by ASIO.

National

Rozelle Blast: Store owner arrested over deaths of three people

The owner of an inner western Sydney convenience store destroyed by a fire and explosion earlier this month has been arrested over the deaths of three people killed in the

UN to decide on Australian seat tomorrow morning

Australia will know tomorrow, whether their international presence will grow with a seat on the UN Security council.

National

Victorian mountain bike rider found dead

The body of a Victorian mountain-bike rider has been found nearly two days after he went missing.

0 Comments

No Comments Yet!

You can be first to comment this post!