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Big Law Jul 29 2021 ByLauren CroftFederal Court appoints new judge

The Federal Court of Australia has welcomed a new judge, in an appointment effective from next month.  ...

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Politics Jul 28 2021 ByLauren CroftCash urged to #raisetheage

Dozens of organisations have called on Attorney-General Michaelia Cash for an update on the age of criminal responsibili...

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Politics Jul 19 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyHow Mark Speakman spearheaded defamation reform

When it comes to getting state and territory attorneys-general to agree to law reform, an A-G cannot be bogged down by s...

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Politics Jul 01 2021 ByLauren CroftCoercive control to be criminalised in NSW

An inquiry committee has unanimously agreed to criminalise coercive control in NSW, in a massive step for victims of dom...

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Big Law Jun 30 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyA former justice of the High Court of Australia is set to consider whe...

A former justice of the High Court of Australia is set to consider whether criminal or disciplinary charges are warrante...

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Politics Jun 29 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyA ‘new era’ for defamation law is beginning

For almost all Australians, the new month marks a “turning point” for defamation law, says NSW Attorney-General Mark...

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Politics Jun 17 2021 ByLauren CroftAttorneys-general meet to take action on new legislation

A meeting of attorneys-general has resulted in all states and territories agreeing to take action regarding the recommen...

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Politics May 19 2021 ByLauren Croft48 organisations call on attorneys-general to #RaiseTheAge

Dozens of submissions to the attorneys-general have been made public in a push to raise the minimum age of criminal resp...

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Politics Apr 19 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyThe Morrison government is set to establish a royal commission into th...

The Morrison government is set to establish a royal commission into the rate of suicide of Australian Defence Force memb...

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