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Run over by Packer, run to Europe. Ex-chairman the missing stool in Crown shitshow

Run over by Packer, run to Europe. Ex-chairman the missing stool in Crown shitshow
Don't expect to hear much from ex-Crown chair Rob Rankin, even after James Packer threw him under the bus.The Packers are famously loyal to their royally rewarded retainers, except when they’re not.So it was that, in the course of his excruciating testimony sur le stinkboat, James Packer dropped former member of the club, ex-Crown chairman…

Do not anticipate to hear much from ex-Crown chair Rob Rankin, even after James Packer threw him under the bus.

The Packers are famously loyal to their royally rewarded retainers, except when they’re not.

So it was that, in the course of his unbearable testimony sur le stinkboat, James Packer dropped previous member of the club, ex-Crown chairman Rob Rankin off, then under, the bus.

Packer’s words were moderate– “He let me down … he let the side down”– however informing. Rankin’s commitment to the 36%of Crown that Packer has actually utilized to preserve effective control of the casino company had disappointed requirements. How, exactly, Packer didn’t state.

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Michael Bradley — Crikey columnist

Michael Bradley

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Michael Bradley is a freelance author and managing partner at Sydney company Marque Attorney, which was created in 2008 with the particular ambition of completely altering the method law is practised.

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