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The Bar
21 Jun 2017
Citizenship changes to ‘disproportionately affect’ refugees
Several legal and humanitarian bodies have raised questions about the government’s proposed changes to the Australian citizenship requirements, part...
Online portal
21 Jun 2017
Real-time crime and justice data at lawyers’ fingertips
For the first time in Australia, crime and justice data will be available in real-time from one main online portal. Write comment (0 Comments...
Nicole Rich
21 Jun 2017
Safety, support and specialisation – the response to family violence
Victoria Legal Aid recently marked the progress it is making with others towards a safer, more supportive and increasingly specialised, legal response...
21 Jun 2017
Profession welcomes new AHRC president
Emeritus Professor Rosalind Croucher AM has been announced as the next president of the Australian Human Rights Commission. Write comment (0 ...
20 Jun 2017
A discrimination-free workplace saves companies from hefty lawsuits
Fox News recently came under fire after 11 of its employees hit the organisation with a class action lawsuit alleging widespread racial discriminatio...
20 Jun 2017
Bill of rights top of LCA agenda
The leading representative body for Australian lawyers has put advocacy for a national bill of rights at the top of its to-do list as part of a new po...
19 Jun 2017
Rule of law in a democratic society
Whether or not you agree with the recent judicial review of US president Donald Trump’s second attempted “travel ban”, it brings into sharp focu...
16 Jun 2017
Lawyers look to banks to help combat elder abuse
The banks have an important role to play in protecting the nation’s elderly from financial abuse, lawyers have said, following the release of a repo...
15 Jun 2017
Government agrees to $70m settlement for Manus detainees
The Australian government has reached a conditional settlement to compensate over 1,900 Manus Island detainees, in what has been called the largest hu...
15 Jun 2017
Legal bodies reject ‘unwarranted attack’ on courts
Legal bodies have criticised claims by several government ministers that Victoria’s courts are handing down lenient sentences for terrorism offences...
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