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Perth man arrested over AFP's home search

A Perth man is the second person to be charged with drug trafficking offences, involving 1.1 kilograms of methamphetamine, as well as other drugs and cash seized from two Nollamara homes.

'Govts must protect horses from slaughter'

Racing Australia's chief executive says he's "appalled" that healthy Australian racehorses are being slaughtered but insists it's up to state governments to ensure animal welfare laws are being obeyed.

UN report scolds digital welfare systems

A United Nations human rights expert has questioned the legality of Australia's controversial Centrelink robo-debt scheme and the country's use of cashless welfare cards.