Writer's Articles - Evan Whitton

'Walkley Award-winning journalist Evan Whitton dies, aged 90'

Why and how English law is a taxpayer-funded racket, luckily for Cardinal George Pell

Who runs politics? The Dead Camel Party? The Shitters’ Party?

How Rupert Murdoch went bad ...

Rupert Murdoch: Our Part in His Evil Upfall* ...

How taxpayers are obliged to fund a racket

Submission on the role of the criminal justice system ...

The malady: why untrained judges need help from ordinary people

How English politicians, judges and lawyers went for the money

Dyson Heydon ... and the Sir Garfield Barwick Address

Scientology ...

Judges pervert ...

Famous historian inaccurate on Napoleon ...

Two of Us: A beautiful love story ...

Footfalls echo in the memory ...

Abbott is of course not the only liar in public life ...

The genius of the common law ...

Legal persons at risk for cartel conduct

A history of two legal systems in 700 words ...

Four Cases ...

The Prescience of Evan Whitton

Terrified of terrorists?

A reasonable doubt for a reasonable price

How the law protects serial rapists and organised criminals

V. J. Carroll and the essence of journalism

Terrorism 101: A little history ...

Dickens on our corrupt legal system

How to be an ace reporter

The storm clouds gather; the goal posts recede ...

Why Australia is a paradise for white collar criminals

St Andrews - Home of “Golfe”

Kerry Packer at the Queen's Club

Her Majesty's garden party

Whitlam at the Palais Seidler: “When we're alone ...”

London clubs: “Put him on the bill”

Newcombe on winning

Bill Wentworth meets Pavarotti

World War III. Or, A Night at the Opera House

Ella and Gould at Murrayfield

Saffron lumbered

Oram attempts to fang Pontiff

How to interview an assassin

The Rotorua Circus

Ms Bacall is not amused

Bacall and Bogart

How to get a job in journalism

The art of the reptile

Amazing Scenes: Adventures of a Reptile of the Press (1)

Evan's last extract: How to get justice ...

The Remedy: The investigative system is better in every respect ...

We’re in the [adversary system] tart shop now, boys

He was the guy who got the dingo off

“How do those judges sleep at night?”

24 truth-defeating devices (5): Why rape victims vomit on the witness box

24 truth-defeating devices (5)

24 truth-defeating devices (4)

24 truth-defeating devices (3)

24 truth-defeating devices (2)

24 truth-defeating devices

Truth-defeating devices

Faster, simpler, fairer justice

Class actions

Larceny by trick: tax evasion

Corrupt libel law

The corrupt civil process

The judge as Humpty Dumpty

The cartel: law as business

So you can basically lie ...

What common lawyers do

Judicial corruption in our system

The moral failure of law schools

Bonaparte reforms inquisitorial system

US fatally persists with common law

Corruption in the Chancery Court

Origin of the adversary system

The cartel rejects truth

Origin of the investigative system

Organised criminals start common law

Whitton: Origins of the two systems

Our corrupt legal system

A moving encomium for an old viper

War on Terror hobgoblin

Legal eagles hover above the law

Bastard offspring


Justice is perverted

Diminished responsibility

The Holy American Emperor

Silence, in court

Encore la monnaie!

Double jeopardy, boil and bubble

Libel law's grave crisis

Justice ...

Academics ... and the law

Bribery: how much is enough?

Ethics, Milat, law

Lawyer-client privilege

Crims in the public sector

The Truth, Your Honour

Corporate organised crims, and others

Reform torts

The sorry truth about justice

Understanding America

Amazing Scenes: Fun in Journalism