Prominent Sydney lawyer and long-time Sydney Star Observer advertiser John Marsden has been asked to join former Iraq dictator Saddam Hussein’s legal defence team.

Marsden told ABC radio’s AM Program he had accepted an offer to join Hussein’s defence.

“It’s well known that I have defended people such as Ivan Milat and other people, and I will continue to defendd people -“ everyone’s entitled to a lawyer,” Marsden said, when asked his feelings about Hussein’s reputation.

Marsden told AM’s Hamish F

© Star Observer 2022 | For the latest in lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and intersex (LGBTIQ) news in Australia, be sure to visit daily. You can also read our latest magazines or Join us on our Facebook page and Twitter feed.