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Lawyer Nicola Gobbo represented some of Australia’s most dangerous criminals, all the while secretly working as a police informer. Why did she do it, and how was it allowed to happen? For the first time, she tells the full story behind why she became an informer, and what happened when her double life was exposed to the world.
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4.7 stars from 4,254 ratings
This story is thought provoking, opinion dividing and simply perplexing. I felt a little sick after the last episode after the insight into the real workings of a system we are supposed to trust. Challenges a lot of my understandings of our systems. I’m more confused than before listening. Bravo...Read full review »
micktheo33 via Apple Podcasts · Australia · 10/16/20
Amazing and addictive
Amazing journalism. It was incredible to go on this journey and hear from so many different sources. You end up like the reporters wondering what to think of it all but questioning the mainstream media’s portrayal of this complex figure. Loved the podcast - very addictive and thought provoking.
LizabethLangton via Apple Podcasts · Australia · 10/13/20
Inadvertently very dissatisfied
The topic of Lawyer X is one of great intrigue. I enjoyed series 1 and happened upon series 2 after an interview, where you discussed this case, on Australian True Crime. I was hopeful for some sort of resolution or at the very least clearer answers as to why she did what she did. This series...Read full review »
Andy1111wwwww via Apple Podcasts · Australia · 10/12/20
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