Latest Defamation

Big Law Nov 07 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonChristian Porter resumes defamation pursuits over Twitter posts

This time with the support of fellow politician Andrew Laming and journalist Peter van Onselen, former attorney-general ...

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Big Law Aug 18 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonReturning to the Federal Court for yet another application, lawyers fo...

Returning to the Federal Court for yet another application, lawyers for major media outlets have accused Christian Porte...

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Big Law Jul 29 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonBringing Christian Porter’s defamation trial to an end, the Federal ...

Bringing Christian Porter’s defamation trial to an end, the Federal Court has handed down its ruling on three redacted...

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Big Law Jul 29 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonAs deliberations on launching an inquest into the death of the woman w...

As deliberations on launching an inquest into the death of the woman who accused Christian Porter of rape continue, the ...

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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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Podcast Jul 16 2021 ByRobyn TongolThe ‘public interest’ defence to defamation

Numerous jurisdictions around Australia have recently passed sweeping reforms to defamation law, which could have a subs...

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Podcast Jul 13 2021 ByRobyn TongolNSW A-G Mark Speakman on defamation law reform

The Honourable Mark Speakman SC MP, Attorney-General of NSW, returns to the show to discuss sweeping reforms to defamati...

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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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News Apr 14 2014 ByReporterRayney gets green light for defamation suit (1)

Former barrister Lloyd Rayney has been allowed to proceed with a defamation suit against the publisher, editor and autho...

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