Theo Theophanous announced his retirement this afternoon, proving himself to be a class act, he declined to criticise many people who deserved a thorough roasting. We’ve already considered the role of a police detective and a prosecutor, it’s now time to sift through the media trash. The Age’s Caroline Webb and ABCtard Josie Taylor deserve special attention.
Theo Theophanous has been acquitted. Three people central to bringing the case against him, the false accuser who still cannot be named, Detective Sergeant Doug Smith and prosecutor Michelle Williams ought to be accountable for their actions.