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Stutchbury tried many times to answer and was literally talked over and shouted down by the other guests as to why he thought the story, in context, was fair comment. Barry Cassidy, having asked the question, chose not to intervene, and having had Stutchbury’s answer satisfactorily obfuscated, then announced that they had to move on.
The Telegraph reports that Craig Thomson wanted to resign but the party would not let him. The Labor party bail-out was reported to be more than $150,000 to cover his legal fees meanwhile, at the same time Mr Thomson was applying for an extension to his home worth $100,000.