Rick Thorburn will spend at least 20 years behind bars after admitting today that he murdered his 12-year-old foster daughter and dumped her body in a Gold Coast river.
Rick Thorburn killed Tiahleigh after one of his sons confessed to having sex with the girl, and feared she may be pregnant.
Rick Thorburn murdered Tiahleigh Palmer after learning his son Trent had been having sex with her and she may have been pregnant.
Maria Elvira Pinto Exposto was originally acquitted of the charges, with the court accepting she was unaware she was carrying the drugs.
'Oh my god!' The woman filming exclaimed as the brazen robbery took place in Melbourne's south-west.
1 NEWS Australia correspondent Kimberlee Downs went to Gosford, to meet Father Rod Bower, who is fast becoming a political firebrand.
Henri van Breda, 23, formerly a student in Western Australia, has been found guilty of murdering three members of his family.
Mackinlee Anderson was left 99.8 per cent brain dead after the crash that killed her grandmother and doctors said she would never walk again.
Sean Pollard was airlifted from a Western Australia beach after a great white shark took his arm and hand.
After being arrested in 2015, Heazlewood helped police search for his mother's body in Gold Coast bushland, but it has never been found - this year he admitted it was actually him.
Finance Minister Grant Robertson shot back, saying Mr Bridges was deliberately ignoring the government's families package policy.