Clive Palmer gag clause: QN workers told to make no ‘disparaging comments’ if they want entitlements

Exclusive: Queensland Nickel workers asked to sign ‘deed of release’ documents in order to be paid

Former Queensland Nickel workers are being told to sign a document gagging them from making any disparaging comments about Clive Palmer in exchange for receiving their outstanding entitlements.

Palmer, whose United Australia party is running candidates across the country in Saturday’s federal election, announced last month he would pay entitlements to hundreds of workers who lost their jobs when his Townsville nickel refinery went bust three years ago.

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from World news | The Guardian