Married to the mob

Shand, Adam
March 2007
Bulletin with Newsweek;3/13/2007, Vol. 125 Issue 6560, p18
The article presents information on the life of Roberta Williams, wife of Carl Williams, a murderer in Australia. The husband of Williams was pleaded guilty to the murders of three gangland associates. Now the lady is talking of converting to Islam. She also wants to write a book, a salutary tale for other young women who see hanging off the arm of a gangster as a dream come true.


Related Articles

  • The real ROBERTA WILLIAMS.  // Woman's Day (Australia Edition);4/21/2008, Vol. 60 Issue 16, p12 

    An interview with Roberta Williams, former wife of Melbourne serial killer Carl Williams, is presented. Despite the legal ruling banning "Underbelly" from being broadcast in Victoria, she claims publicity surrounding its broadcast in other states has been painful for her family. She reveals the...

  • 'WHO'LL DO YOUR HAIR & NAILS NOW JUDY?'. Norris, Megan // Woman's Day (Australia Edition);6/29/2009, Vol. 61 Issue 26, p8 

    The article reports on the imprisonment of 64-year-old Judy Moran, matriarch of the Moran family, in Deer Park Prison, Australia. It reveals that Moran, who was alleged for being involved on the murder of his brother-in-law Des Moran, was prevented from seeking bail. It states that enemy Roberta...

  • GOOD FELLA. Shand, Adam // Bulletin with Newsweek;5/15/2007, Vol. 125 Issue 6569, p20 

    The article relates how the likeable Carl Williams evolves into a ruthless murderer in Broadmeadows, Melbourne, Victoria. His mother Barbara Williams recalls the moment her son began to change in ways she never imagined. As the family lives a drug-dominated existence, it is the same cause that...

  • No room to swing a gat. Shand, Adam // Bulletin with Newsweek;3/1/2005, Vol. 123 Issue 6459, p32 

    This article presents information on bosses of three factions of Melbourne's underworld war. It is reported that Victor Brincat has been in the Barwon Prison since late 2003, when he was arrested and charged with the murder of Michael Ronald Marshall. He is still to face trial, though he is...

  • INDIVIDUALISM AND THE PROBLEM OF POLITICAL AUTHORITY. Machan, Tibor R. // Monist;Oct83, Vol. 66 Issue 4, p500 

    The article reports that the problem of political authority concerns whether the institutions, practices, and activities we commonly find governments comprised of have sound moral foundations. The question is whether even the best of human communities, with their myriad of official elements;...

  • Advances And Setbacks.  // Electronic Ardell Wellness Report (E-AWR);1/12/2007, Issue 365, p3 

    The article presents information about an essay on success and failure with reference to the book "Aging Under The Influence Of A Wellness Lifestyle." Success and failure lead to new directions, insights and opportunities. Failures can be catastrophic, unrecoverable and disabling. The article...

  • FINANCING ASSET FORMATION AND WEALTH CREATION ACTIVITIES IN RURAL AREAS. Adjibolosoo, Senyo // Review of Human Factor Studies;Jun2008, Vol. 14 Issue 1, p123 

    Today, in most developing countries, there is hardly any evidence of community in that most people are more committed to the pursuit of their own non-principled centered self-interests rather than working together as a unified team to build affable and sustainable communities within which people...

  • The Life Values of the Russian Population. Magun, Vladimir; Rudnev, Maksim // Sociological Research;Jul/Aug2010, Vol. 49 Issue 4, p3 

    Based on the results of an international comparison, today's average Russian is characterized by a higher degree of caution (or even fear) and a more pronounced need to be protected by a strong state; and is an individual who has less need for novelty, creativity, freedom, and independence and...

  • Objective Moral Values. Biddle, Craig // Objective Standard: A Journal of Culture & Politics;Winter2009/2010, Vol. 4 Issue 4, p79 

    The article presents a reprint of the chapter 4 of the book "Loving Life: The Morality of Self-Interest and the Facts That Support It," by Craig Biddle. It explores the moral values that one have to live up to in life and how individuals can each make their own choices as to how they are going...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics