Fresh charges against former HSU boss

FORMER Health Services Union boss Michael Williamson has been hit with 28 fresh charges relating to the alleged embezzlement of more than $600,000 in members' funds.

Mr Williamson, 59, appeared in person but did not speak as the charges were read out in a Sydney court on Wednesday.

Detectives from Strike Force Carnarvon arrested Mr Williamson at his Maroubra home earlier this month.

He now faces a total of 48 charges and will front court again on January 24.



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