Politics

Greater DV protections under new ADVO system Oct 19 2020

Domestic violence victim-survivors and their companion animals will have greater protections under the newly proposed apprehended domestic violen

by Tony Zhang

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Oct 16 2020LCA offers support to Bernard Collaery

Law Council of Australia president Pauline Wright has pledged support for former ACT attorney-genera...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Oct 15 2020NSW to introduce joint trial presumption

NSW is set to make another significant reform in response to the recommendations of the Royal Commis...

by Tony Zhang

Oct 12 2020Backlash against English language test for partner visa

The new English language test requirement for partner visas has caused backlash across communities a...

by Tony Zhang

Oct 12 2020WA to streamline restraining order system

A new restraining order system is set to be in place for Western Australians with a new model aimed ...

by Tony Zhang

Daniel Andrews backs down on controversial detention powers billOct 08 2020

The Andrews government will abandon measures of detention powers and tightened restrictions in a controversial bill seen as vital to Victori...

by Tony Zhang

1 in 3 youth criminals facing court Oct 07 2020

Youth criminals are being diverted from courts at a high rate that just one in three is facing the judicial system, new police figures revea...

by Tony Zhang

Budget breakdown: How the justice system is set to benefitOct 06 2020

Further details have been released regarding the government’s efforts to support the justice system, following the federal budget being ha...

by Emma Ryan

Budget 2020: What it means for the business of lawOct 06 2020

The Morrison government has delivered what’s being dubbed one of the most important budgets since World War II. Here’s how the business...

by Emma Ryan and Grace Ormsby

Budget 2020: $220m dedicated to family law and family relationship servicesOct 06 2020

The Morrison government has delivered its 2020-21 budget, with significant funding going towards family law and family relationship services...

by Emma Ryan