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Politics Nov 29 2021 ByJerome DoraisamySolicitor-General reappointed for 5-year term

Attorney-General Michaelia Cash has reappointed Dr Stephen Donaghue QC as the Solicitor-General of Australia.

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Politics Nov 08 2021 ByLauren CroftFollowing the release of its road map to raising the age of criminal r...

Following the release of its road map to raising the age of criminal responsibility, the ACT AG has pledged to “provid...

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Big Law Nov 07 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonSA Attorney-General faces inquiry for conflict of interest claims

South Australian Attorney-General and Deputy Premier Vickie Chapman has faced an inquiry into her rejection of a Kangaro...

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Politics Oct 25 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyProposed privacy reforms released

The Morrison government has unveiled the exposure draft of a bill that it says will better protect Australians online a...

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Big Law Oct 25 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonInquiry begins into SA Attorney-General

As the South Australian government prepares for next years’ state election, Attorney-General Vickie Chapman will face ...

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Big Law Oct 17 2021 ByLauren CroftLaws for fraud offences under review

A review is currently being conducted of the sentencing laws for fraud offences in NSW, in a move the Attorney-General s...

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Politics Oct 05 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyPlaintiff lawyers and litigation funders have responded furiously to t...

Plaintiff lawyers and litigation funders have responded furiously to the federal government’s draft laws to cap class ...

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Politics Sep 19 2021 ByLauren CroftNew VIC reforms to protect LGBTQI+ community

The Victorian government has announced planned reforms to further protect the LGBTQI+ community in the state, in a move...

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The Bar Aug 09 2021 ByJerome DoraisamyNew judge appointed to Perth registry of FCC

Allyson Ladhams has been appointed as a judge of the Federal Circuit Court of Australia in Perth. ...

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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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