Australian Speaker of the House steps aside amid sexual harassment allegations
Slipper, who defected from the Liberal party last year, thereby giving Julia Gillard's government a razor-thin majority, has denied the allegations made by his former aide in federal court last week.
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Since: Dec 10
#1 Apr 24, 2012
Anyone accussed of misconduct or criminal activity should step down and their pay suspended until they have been exonerated....No boss in the private sector would tolerate a person working for them if they have alledged charges pending against them....
All Governments should endevour to protect the public interest before that of an individual MP, I would have thought that would be a no brainer....
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