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Big Law May 10 2022 ByJerome DoraisamyQld to criminalise coercive control

The Palaszczuk government has unveiled a “historic overhaul of laws and practices” to better protect Queensland wome...

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Big Law Mar 20 2022 ByNaomi NeilsonNSW ‘long overdue’ on important criminal justice reforms

Following reports that there has been little progress on two “long overdue” areas of criminal justice reform, the NS...

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Ukraine support
Big Law Mar 03 2022 ByNaomi NeilsonThe Law Institute of Victoria has followed the Law Council’s lead in...

The Law Institute of Victoria has followed the Law Council’s lead in calling on the Australian government to “do all...

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Karim Khan QC
Big Law Mar 02 2022 ByNaomi NeilsonThe International Criminal Court will begin investigating alleged war ...

The International Criminal Court will begin investigating alleged war crimes that have taken place in Ukraine since Russ...

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Big Law Feb 02 2022 ByNaomi NeilsonFacebook to face criminal charges in Australia

Facebook will face criminal proceedings in the Magistrates Court of Western Australia “on behalf of everyday Australia...

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Rhanee Rego
Big Law Dec 20 2021 ByRhanee RegoA Criminal Cases Review Commission could be a legacy from the tragedy ...

A Criminal Cases Review Commission could be a legacy from the tragedy Kathleen Folbigg has suffered, but also a legacy t...

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raise age of criminal responsibility
Big Law Dec 07 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonA national legal body has welcomed the commitment by attorneys-general...

A national legal body has welcomed the commitment by attorneys-general to raise the age of criminal responsibility from ...

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raising age of criminal responsibility
Big Law Dec 06 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonThe health arguments for raising age of criminal responsibility

In an open letter, a coalition of health and medical organisations have called on the federal government to raise the cr...

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Podcast Nov 22 2021 ByRobyn TongolProtégé: What it takes for new lawyers to make it into criminal law

Outside of the unrealities played out on television screens, criminal law can be packed full of exciting cases, clients ...

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Mark Speakman
Politics Nov 10 2021 ByLauren CroftVictims and survivors of institutional child abuse can now pursue incr...

Victims and survivors of institutional child abuse can now pursue increased compensation under new legislation that came...

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