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Petition: Trevor Mallard must pay back taxpayers for his legal bill


Trevor Mallard spent $333,641.70 (and counting!) of taxpayer money on legal bills and a settlement after incorrectly accusing a Parliamentary staffer of rape.

Taxpayers should not have to cover the bill for Trevor Mallard’s careless accusations. He must commit to paying back the taxpayer money handed over to the accused staffer and the Labour Party’s law firm.

The Speaker is paid a taxpayer-funded salary of $296,000 – and he's about to get a plum diplomatic post in Europe – so he should have no trouble working out a payment plan with Parliamentary Services.

Who's signing

Angela Kinchella
Karen Duncan
Gary Bennett
Robert & Stafford
Marianne Hobson
Melanie Howarth
Murray Bennie
Barbara Dennett
graeme shirley
neal Peters
Esme Russell
Janette Dulihanty
John Tresidder
Dorothy Schoen
Sean Parkinson
Michael Connolly
Neil Morrow
10,000 signatures

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