Left-wing activist group GetUp has offered financial backing to anti-coal protester Drew Hutton after Mr Hutton announced he is considering taking Clive Palmer to court. Ironically, Clive Palmer had earlier suggested a left-wing group may fund the defamation case against him.
Sadly, this is the latest major threat to freedom of speech in our country after Andrew Bolt was found guilty of breaching the Racial Discrimination Act and ordered to apologise. Interestingly, both cases come from cashed up left-wing activists.
We know from several recent high-profile court cases that due to the culture of judicial activism, the left have far too much influence over our justice system.