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The Bar 06 November 2023 ByJerome Doraisamy2 new magistrates appointed in Cairns

Queensland Attorney-General Yvette D’Ath has made two permanent appointments to the Cairns Magistrates Court.

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Big Law 14 October 2023 ByLawyers WeeklyThe Voice referendum is finally here, and academics and judges around...

The Voice referendum is finally here, and academics and judges around the country are out addressing concerns about the...

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The Bar 03 October 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyMagistrate named as new District Court judge in WA

An experienced magistrate, Felicity Zempilas, has been appointed as a new judge of the District Court of Western...

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The Bar 11 September 2023 ByJerome Doraisamy4 appointments made to Magistrates Court of WA

West Australian Attorney-General John Quigley has named four new magistrates to the state’s Magistrates Court.

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The Bar 28 August 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyWA Family Court registrar promoted to magistrate

West Australian Attorney-General John Quigley has elevated a registrar in the Family Court of Western Australia to a...

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The Bar 08 August 2023 ByJerome Doraisamy3 new magistrates named for NSW Local Court

NSW Attorney-General Michael Daley has appointed three new magistrates for the Local Court in the nation’s most...

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The Bar 26 July 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyFirst Indigenous woman appointed to an Australian Supreme Court

ACT magistrate and Kamilaroi woman Louise Taylor is set to become the first Indigenous female Supreme Court judge in...

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The Bar 24 February 2023 ByJerome DoraisamyDeputy Chief Magistrate named as permanent District Court judge

His Honour Michael Allen, who is currently serving as an acting judge of the NSW District Court, has been appointed...

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The Bar 30 January 2023 ByJerome Doraisamy4 new magistrates appointed in ACT

ACT Attorney-General Shane Rattenbury has made four appointments to the ACT Magistrates Court, so as to “further...

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The Bar 24 January 2023 ByLauren Croft$600k claim against magistrates dismissed

An application for leave to issue a claim and statement of claim for $600,000 against three magistrates and one judge,...

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