Frank Zumbo tells court he hugged and kissed young female staff to make it a ‘family environment’

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Former Liberal staffer to then Hughes MP Craig Kelly has pleaded not guilty to 20 charges, including sexual touching and indecent assault

The chief of staff to former Liberal party MP Craig Kelly has told a court he hugged and kissed young female staff in the electorate office because he was “trying to make it a family environment”.

Francesco “Frank” Zumbo, 56, has pleaded not guilty to 20 charges, including sexual touching and indecent assault, related to accusations made by five women between 2014 and 2020.

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