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Profile: Profile - Francis Xavier (Frank) Costigan QC
Born: 14 January 1931, Melbourne  
Admitted to practice: 1953  
Signed Bar Roll: 1957  
Took silk: 1973  
Died: 13 April 2009  
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Biography: Born on 14 January 1931 (one of eight children), Frank was educated at St Patrick’s College, East Melbourne and at the University of Melbourne. He was admitted to practise on ... read more +  
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  Click here for a 20 minute slideshow on Frank Costigan's life and achievements, plus press clippings from his by-election campaign in the early 1970s
  Click here for the 1984 Four Corners program on the Costigan Royal Commission, displayed here with the kind permission of ABC Television
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