Criminal charges should be bought against the nation’s biggest building union, according to the interim report of the Royal Commission into Trade Union Governance and Corruption.

Tabled into Federal Parliament on Friday, the 1,566 page report describes a ‘pervasive and unhealthy’ culture within the Construction, Forestry, Mining and Energy Union (CFMEU), and recommends that the Director of Public Prosecution consider criminal charges against the union for intimidation and coercion whilst ASIC consider charges against the Queensland…