Rob Pyne responds to local Mayors concerns and No Body No Parole laws
This morning Member for Cairns Rob Pyne was my guest on the Breakfast Show. Rob has again been under fire for tabling corruption allegations in the Queensland Parliament. Mayors of various local councils have appeared in the media in the past few days raising concerns about the legitamacy of the process and accused Pyne of hiding behind Parliamentary Privilege. Rob agreed that some things could have been done better but defended his postion on the basis of public interest.
We also spoke about the passing of the No Body No Pariole laws in the Queensland Parliament in the past few days. Do these laws run foul of some basic principles of law? Listen to what Rob Pyne had to say here: