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May 23 2022 ByReporterUK A-G: Defensive cyber attacks are ‘justifiable’

The United Kingdom’s Attorney-General Suella Braverman has suggested defensive cyber attacks against hostile countries...

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May 22 2022 ByJerome DoraisamyKaty Gallagher sworn in as Attorney-General

ACT Senator Katy Gallagher has this morning been sworn in as Australia’s new Attorney-General as part of Labor’s int...

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May 18 2022 ByJerome Doraisamy‘New evidence cannot be ignored’: 2nd inquiry into Folbigg convict...

NSW Governor Margaret Beazley has directed a second inquiry into the convictions of Kathleen Folbigg, on the recommendat...

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May 17 2022 ByJerome Doraisamy31 judges pen open letter arguing for national integrity commission

Just days out from the federal election, more than 30 former judges, including a former justice of the High Court, have ...

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May 16 2022 ByJerome DoraisamyAAT appointments ‘have become increasingly political’, says report

Just days out from the federal election, a new study from the Australia Institute reveals how political appointments to ...

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May 12 2022 ByLauren CroftLeading reform to ban hate symbols in Victoria

Victoria is set to become the first state or territory in Australia to ban the public display of the Nazi symbol, in a n...

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May 12 2022 ByJerome Doraisamy‘Entirely inappropriate’: Legal orgs continue to hit back at PM

Governments in Australia wouldn’t get far having “no truck” with lawyers, say legal member associations respondi...

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May 11 2022 ByLauren CroftPotential US abortion ban ‘a gross violation of human rights law’

After a draft majority opinion of the Supreme Court of the United States was leaked earlier this month, one legal instit...

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May 11 2022 ByLauren Croft‘Australia can, and should, do more’: AWL urges incoming governmen...

Australian Women Lawyers has urged the major Australian political parties to focus on a number of key issues, which they...

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May 10 2022 ByJerome DoraisamyBar president hits back at PM’s comments

After doubling down on his criticism of the NSW ICAC model and saying he’d “never had much truck” with barristers,...

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