Politics

Proposed amendments to reproductive health bill must be rejectedAug 08 2019

Amendments being floated to the Reproductive Health Care Reform Bill – which would make it harder for women to access reproductive care that already exists – would “drasti

by Jerome Doraisamy

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Aug 07 2019Banerji case sends ‘warning shot’ for employees’ use of social media

The provisions of the Public Service Act do “not impose an unjustified burden” on the constituti...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Aug 04 2019Why all MPs should vote for the Reproductive Healthcare Reform Bill 2019

An estimated one in four women will have an abortion in their lifetime. This equates to just under o...

by Susan Wnukowska-Mtonga and Hannah Lawson

Jul 31 2019Marque Lawyers named legal rep in Frydenberg, Liu saga

Marque Lawyers has been confirmed as the legal representative acting on behalf of those who filed pe...

by Emma Ryan

Jul 31 2019ALHR slams government move to repeal Medevac legislation

Australian Lawyers for Human Rights (ALHR) has condemned the federal government for seeking to repea...

by Emma Ryan

RACS urges greater protection of asylum seeker childrenJul 28 2019

Refugee Advice and Casework Service (RACS) has called for an independent guardian to be assigned to unaccompanied children seeking protectio...

by Emma Ryan

Reflections on 10 years of the Fair Work ActJul 24 2019

The Fair Work Act has proved “functional and effective”, and should be celebrated by both sides of politics, argues one firm leader. Ne...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Metadata laws must be urgently reformedJul 23 2019

The Morrison Government must move to scale back federal metadata laws in the wake of the “extraordinary high rate” at which the AFP is a...

by Jerome Doraisamy

Victoria’s CLCs to receive further $1.8mJul 23 2019

The Victorian government has rolled out a second round of rounding worth $1.8 million in an attempt to bolster the work being completed by t...

by Emma Ryan

A-G cannot proceed with ‘fundamentally flawed’ family courts billsJul 21 2019

Australian families “deserve much better” than the bills for structural reform to the family law system that have been presented to the ...

by Jerome Doraisamy