Posted by barbara on April 22, 2012
The last thing a weary traveller wants after a long flight from the other side of the world - in Peter Slipper's case, Los Angeles, USA - is being unable to fly into your destination of choice.
On top of a gruelling flight and a newly ramped up workload, being diverted to Brisbane must have seemed like the last straw.
Without knowing the veracity of the new claims, the timing of their unearthing is likely to be both calculated and calculating since they are anything but recent, dating back a decade to 2002.
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