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lgaq warns of ‘witch-hunt’ as ipswich city council mounts its defence

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lgaq warns of ‘witch-hunt’ as ipswich city council mounts its defence

ipswich’s third mayor in 12 months has mounted a defence of his city’s elected representatives as the state government threatens to dismiss the entire council.it comes as the head of the lobby group for queensland councils says four current and former mayors of various queensland councils being charged with criminal offences represents only “a top of a pinhead” and a wider inquiry into corruption in local government in the state would be a distracting “witch-hunt”. ipswich mayor andrew antoniolli (left) and his predecessor paul pisasale (right) have both been charged. photo: aapipswich mayor andrew antoniolli was charged with seven counts of fraud by the crime and corruption commission on wednesday, bringing to 12 people, in...