Gladys Berejiklian media statement

Published: 13 May 2021

Released by: The Premier

Media statement from Premier Gladys Berejiklian.

I was made aware through media reports today that an MP is under investigation by police.

I have subsequently received advice from Minister Gareth Ward of his decision to step aside as Minister and sit on the cross bench while there is speculation about his future.

I support his decision.

The Attorney General will act in Mr Ward’s portfolio responsibilities.

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