'Next week... I will resign from parliament, effective immediately.'
Shoalhaven Greyhound Racing Club
There's nothing like a tough by-election to concentrate a Premier's mind.
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Not everyone in the industry is a bad apple.
These are not Happy Days for the NSW Premier.
While horrific, the spectre of live baiting, whether endemic as was suggested to me or aberrant as the limited number of convictions argue, was never the issue that would be fatal to greyhound racing.
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The gambling that goes along with greyhound racing and racing in general is what has driven it to become a corrupt and abusive sport.
And thousands more will soon need a family.