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


Trevor Mallard spent $333,000 in 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, so he should have no trouble working out a payment plan with Parliamentary Services.

Who's signing

Angela Kinchella
Karen Duncan
Patricia Bennett
Claire Stafford
Marianne Hobson
Melanie Howarth
Murray Bennie
Barbara Dennett
graeme shirley
Janine Peters
Esme Russell
Paul Dulihanty
John Tresidder
jack schoen
Sean Parkinson
Michael Connolly
Neil Morrow
7,500 signatures

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