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16 Jul 2019
Maintain ‘mistaken belief’ defense: QLS
Queensland Law Society has said the retention of an individual’s right to lead a “mistaken belief” defense must be maintained in a newly announc...
Victoria Police
11 Jul 2019
Risks with human source usage highlighted
A new report has pinpointed a pattern of challenges and risks arising from police use of human sources. Write comment (0 Comments) ...
Mark Speakman
10 Jul 2019
NSW looks to reform criminal proceedings
New South Wales is set to review case management and jury processes across its District and Supreme Courts, in an attempt to reduce criminal proceedin...
10 Jul 2019
QLS makes 2 judicial appointments
Queensland has promoted its current deputy chief magistrate into the state’s top role at the same time it has appointed a solicitor as magistrate fo...
8 Jul 2019
Virtual lawyers a reality for WA Legal Aid
Western Australia has launched a new network of virtual offices in an effort to better facilitate access to justice and put more people face to face w...
8 Jul 2019
Court upgrade creates ‘positive, emotional experience’ for visitors
Upgrades to a multimillion-dollar court complex in Sydney’s west have been well received, with the renovations geared to bolster visitor experience...
4 Jul 2019
‘Extensive interaction’ between Gobbo and Vic Police to impact gangland case reassessments
The first six months into the Lawyer X royal commission has wrapped up, with commissioner Margaret McMurdo shining a light on the difficulties still t...
1 Jul 2019
Lawyer X royal commission hands down progress report
The Royal Commission into the Management of Police Informants has delivered its progress report to the Governor of Victoria, with commissioner Margare...
26 Jun 2019
‘Unfair, sexist’ attacks on High Court judges slammed by LCA
Law Council of Australia president Arthur Moses SC has attacked a News Corp tabloid for its “unfair and sexist” front-page story yesterday, target...
24 Jun 2019
WA to remove age barriers for sexual abuse claims
Western Australia has tabled legislation to resolve technical and age-specific impediments to sexual abuse claims as part of a crackdown on child sexu...
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