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Hager exploring options as Westpac privacy breach becomes public

Pattrick Smellie
Tue, 27 Oct 2015

By Pattrick Smellie Oct. 27 (BusinessDesk) - Nicky Hager , the author of the "Dirty Politics" book, says he "fully intends to explore all options open to him" now that Westpac Banking Corp's release of his banking records to the police without a court order has become public. Political activist and journalist Hager said in a statement through lawyer Felix Geiringer that he was "very concerned" by Westpac's disclosure, which came to light with the release of court documents relating to his (Hager's) claim for judicial review of the process...

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