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SME Law Jul 18 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonShield laws need broad definitions, human rights lawyers submit

Human rights lawyers have called on the Queensland government to catch up to other states by urgently introducing robust...

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Big Law Jun 10 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonHuman rights lawyers call for end to ‘demoralising’ strip searches

Following reports that NSW prisons conducted three full naked body strip searches found to be “oppressive” and unjus...

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Big Law May 30 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonAlmost 40 legal groups, including Amnesty International and the Austra...

Almost 40 legal groups, including Amnesty International and the Australian Lawyers Alliance, have taken aim at the Victo...

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Big Law May 24 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonThe Australian government’s responses to human rights atrocities acr...

The Australian government’s responses to human rights atrocities across the world have continued to border on hypocris...

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Politics May 23 2021 ByNatasha TaylorThe Human Rights Law Centre has welcomed the findings of a Senate inqu...

The Human Rights Law Centre has welcomed the findings of a Senate inquiry into press freedom to better protect whistlebl...

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Big Law May 04 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonA suite of new recommendations addressing secrecy trials could put an ...

A suite of new recommendations addressing secrecy trials could put an end to cases taking place entirely behind closed d...

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Big Law May 04 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonIndia travel ban prompts fresh calls for human rights charter

The travel ban criminalising Australians travelling home from India has “created an unfair system” for ordinary peop...

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Politics May 02 2021 ByEmma RyanThe Human Rights Law Centre has released the findings from its latest ...

The Human Rights Law Centre has released the findings from its latest report that strongly condemns how the Australian ...

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Big Law Apr 27 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonHuman rights lawyers have argued that potential new laws targeting for...

Human rights lawyers have argued that potential new laws targeting forced labour in China should be broadened to target ...

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SME Law Mar 28 2021 ByNaomi NeilsonLawyers with a human rights legal organisation have called on the gove...

Lawyers with a human rights legal organisation have called on the government to adopt all recommendations addressed at g...

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