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Hanson-Young considers legal action over slur

Jul 03, 2018 - Australian Financial Review

Qantas is under pressure to cut ties with Sky News after Greens senator Sarah Hanson-Young hit out at offensive comments made on the network by fellow senator David Leyonhjelm.

The South Australian said on Monday she was considering legal action against the Liberal Democrats senator over the comments, calling for him to resign or face a possible censure in the upper house.

The pay TV channel apologised for broadcasting what it described as "appalling comments" on a strap at the botto...