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Aug 02 2022 ByJess FeyderLegal immunity for aged care providers will ‘strip residents of thei...

The Australian Lawyers Alliance (ALA) has called for the removal of a clause in the newly passed aged care bill that pro...

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Aug 02 2022 ByLauren Croft‘A historic victory for the health of all people and our planet’: ...

Following a UN General Assembly that voted to recognise the right to a healthy environment as an essential human right, ...

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Aug 01 2022 ByJess FeyderSecret trials ‘have no place’ in Australia

The Human Rights Law Centre (HRLC) has welcomed a report rebuking the secrecy of the trial and imprisonment of an intell...

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Jul 28 2022 ByLauren CroftAHRC independence welcomed by legal bodies

A proposed law that would ensure the Australian Human Rights Commission remains independent and effective has been welco...

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Jul 28 2022 ByJess FeyderUkraine’s justice system under assault, report finds

The Russian invasion has had detrimental impacts on Ukraine’s justice system, finds a report by the International Lega...

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Jul 28 2022 ByJess FeyderNSW A-G announces new CEO of NSW Trustee and Guardian

NSW Attorney-General Mark Speakman has announced the appointment of Caroline Cuddihy as the new chief executive officer ...

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Jul 25 2022 ByNastasha TupasUS Department of Justice concerned about blurred lines between cyber c...

To address the constant evolution of cyber threats, Lisa Monaco, US Deputy Attorney-General, wants to engage private tec...

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Jul 25 2022 ByJess FeyderSlater and Gordon lawyer named new president of Australian Lawyers All...

The Australian Lawyers Alliance (ALA) has appointed Sydney solicitor Genevieve Henderson as its new national president. ...

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Jul 21 2022 ByJess Feyder9 years of offshore detention sees continued ‘shameful treatment of ...

The Human Rights Law Centre (HRLC) has marked the ninth year since offshore detention was implemented by the Australian ...

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Jul 21 2022 ByJess FeyderEPBC Act in need of reform, says Law Council

The Law Council of Australia (LCA) has called for a review of the EPBC Act, after the Honourable Tanya Plibersek MP rele...

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