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Politics Feb 13 2022 ByLauren CroftVulnerable communities in NSW to receive $52m boost

A Commonwealth funding boost of $52 million over four years has been allocated to further assist vulnerable communities ...

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NSW courthouses to be solar powered
Big Law Dec 14 2021 ByLauren CroftNSW courthouses to be solar powered

In a massive step towards net zero goals, thousands of solar panels are set to be installed on NSW courthouses to make t...

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Court transcripts to be available online
Big Law Dec 01 2021 ByLauren CroftCourt transcripts to be available online

A new online service will mean that court documents and transcripts will be available for “click and collect” come n...

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domestic violence support
Politics Nov 29 2021 ByLauren CroftNSW A-G announces $20m boost for domestic violence support

More domestic violence victim-survivors will receive the support they need with a $20 million injection into NSW frontli...

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Affirmative consent laws passed in NSW
Politics Nov 24 2021 ByLauren CroftAffirmative consent laws passed in NSW

In a massive step for victims of sexual assault, common sense reforms have officially passed NSW Parliament this week. ...

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Politics Nov 17 2021 ByLauren CroftVideo tech signing here to stay

Remote witnessing of legal documents, introduced at the height of the pandemic, will now be a permanent mainstay in the ...

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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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Laws for fraud offences under review
Big Law Oct 17 2021 ByLauren CroftLaws for fraud offences under review

A review is currently being conducted of the sentencing laws for fraud offences in NSW, in a move the Attorney-General s...

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NSW Government invests in AI to solve legal problems
Politics Jul 20 2021 ByLauren CroftNSW government invests in AI to solve legal problems

The NSW government has announced an investment in artificial intelligence, in a move the Attorney-General has said will ...

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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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