Million-dollar lawsuit launched against Flegg’s former adviser

A Supreme Court statement of claim filed last week and obtained by mainstream media, confirmed that Dr Flegg was suing his former, one-time senior media adviser Graeme Hallett for general compensatory damages of $339,000 and another $500,000 for “additional hurt” suffered by Dr Flegg.

The claim focuses on the media interviews and press conferences Mr Hallett gave after he was sacked from his position in Dr Flegg’s office, with Dr Flegg claiming the public criticism of him as being unfit for office was “seriously defamatory”.

In a statement to MO, Terri Butler,