More disturbing details in the horrific death of Ann-Marie Smith came to light yesterday as a South Australian parliamentary committee heard that Ms Smith’s carer, Rosemary Maione, was previously banned by one state government agency over allegations of stealing from homecare clients.
Ann-Marie Smith, 54, died in the Royal Adelaide Hospital on April 6 with authorities later revealing that her death was a result of severe septic shock, multiple organ failure, severe pressure wounds, malnutrition, and issues connected to...
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A 42-year-old woman has been arrested for spitting on a nurse who was walking to work through Adelaide’s CBD.
According to police, the alleged attacker spat a drink over the nurse who was wearing blue scrubs at the time of the incident at 7.30 am on Tuesday morning
The attacker who has been identified as being homeless was charged with assaulting a prescribed emergency worker and did not apply for bail.
This incident is the latest in a disturbing...