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The Bar Aug 01 2022 ByJess FeyderKoori Court opens in Wodonga

The Wodonga Koori Court is the 14th of its kind to be opened in Victoria, giving Indigenous Australians living in the no...

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The Bar Jul 31 2022 ByJerome DoraisamyFederal Attorney-General Mark Dreyfus QC has withdrawn the High Court ...

Federal Attorney-General Mark Dreyfus QC has withdrawn the High Court challenge to a recent ruling that Aboriginal peopl...

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The Bar Jul 25 2022 ByJess FeyderUK High Court rules against government’s climate strategy

Leading solicitors have embraced a High Court ruling that requires the British government to revise its climate strategy...

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The Bar Jul 25 2022 ByJess Feyder5 magistrates added to Victoria’s courts

The Andrews Labor government has announced the appointment of five new magistrates: Lucia Raponi, Helen Spowart, David ...

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WA District Court
The Bar Jul 21 2022 ByLauren CroftNew judge appointed to WA District Court

A barrister has been appointed as a judge of the Western Australia District Court, in a newly created position through t...

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The Bar Jul 20 2022 ByJess Feyder3 lawyers appointed to NSW District Court

NSW Attorney-General Mark Speakman has announced the appointment of three NSW lawyers to the District Court of NSW; Huw ...

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Brisbane
The Bar Jul 19 2022 ByJess FeyderBrisbane to get specialist domestic and family violence court

Queensland Attorney-General and Minister for Justice Shannon Fentiman has announced funding for a specialist domestic an...

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The Bar Jul 11 2022 ByJess FeyderCairns to get specialist domestic and family violence court

Queensland Attorney-General and Minister for Justice Shannon Fentiman has announced funding for the establishment of a s...

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Big Law Jul 07 2022 ByMiranda BrownleeBusinesses have been warned that longstanding contracting practices ma...

Businesses have been warned that longstanding contracting practices may trigger superannuation obligations, following a ...

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Gold Coast
Politics Jul 04 2022 ByJess FeyderGold Coast in need of a Supreme Court, says lawyer

The Gold Coast is in need of a permanent Supreme Court and other key government services, according to local lawyer Bruc...

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