Martin McKenzie-Murray
is The Saturday Paper’s chief correspondent.

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News June 07, 2014

Tracing the path of teenage baby killer Harley Hicks

A mother wakes to find her baby beaten to death in his cot, murdered by an ice-addicted stranger. Here, part one in a two-part series.

News May 31, 2014

Cornall report into the death of Reza Barati on Manus Island

The report into Reza Barati’s death on Manus Island only serves to highlight the reckless endorsement by both sides of politics of a grossly unsuitable processing centre.

News May 24, 2014

On the ethical fringe of  euthanasia

The consequences for the elderly when even doctors insist euthanasia is an irrational act.

Business May 17, 2014

Exposing privileged trading

How two uni mates ended up at the centre of a multimillion-dollar insider trading scandal.

News May 10, 2014

Inside the mind of a paedophile

It’s an act so abhorrent people recoil at its mention. Martin McKenzie-Murray unpicks the stigma, and his own experience, to examine what is actually known about child abusers.

News May 03, 2014

Breaking the law to force euthanasia debate

Inside the conspiracy of silence holding back the euthanasia debate, and the doctor waiting for police to arrest him.

News April 26, 2014

Our family violence shame

Government pledges to act on domestic violence have failed to stop the spate of family murders.

News April 19, 2014

The two sides of Oscar Pistorius

He’s known as Blade Runner, but it was the steel of a gun that derailed Pistorius’s extraordinary life.

News April 12, 2014

Greste family’s stoic wait for news

For the parents of an Australian journalist imprisoned in Egypt, the past 100 days have been interminable.