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The Bar
14 Aug 2017
Funding boost to help resolve family law disputes
The federal government has announced a multimillion-dollar funding package to assist with family dispute resolution. Write comment (0 Comment...
Scales of Justice
14 Aug 2017
Intergenerational disadvantage focus of ACT sentencing pilot
The ACT government has announced that specialised pre-sentence reports will be trialled for ATSIL people caught in the criminal justice system. ...
Scales of Justice
11 Aug 2017
Scrap idle ASIO powers, inquiry told
The ambit of powers given to the Australian Security and Intelligence Organisation (ASIO) under the law fails to strike the right balance between prot...
10 Aug 2017
New breed of lawyers break on to the scene with ADO’s accreditation
Accreditation given to the Animal Defenders Office now recognises the group as a national community legal centre specialising in animal law in the ACT...
10 Aug 2017
Warm welcome for judicial officer named Vic's next CJ
News that Anne Ferguson will be appointed as the next chief justice of the Supreme Court of Victoria, following the retirement of incumbent Chief Just...
9 Aug 2017
Former judge to chair Legal Aid WA
Jane Crisford SC has been named as the new chair of the Legal Aid Commission of Western Australia, making her the first woman to hold the state role. ...
8 Aug 2017
Exiled president calls on international community to help Tibet heal
Dr Lobsang Sangay, legal academic and the president of Tibet’s government in exile, has used a visit in Sydney to share his views with Australian la...
7 Aug 2017
Legal experts speak up for future prospect of online courts
The nation’s legal system has been described as too expensive and out of the reach of many people by former High Court judge Michael Kirby, who is a...
4 Aug 2017
LCA begins gathering evidence for landmark Justice Project
A set of consultation papers prepared by the Law Council of Australia’s Justice Project has hit desks, calling for responses about the nature of acc...
3 Aug 2017
Qld students excel in ‘hands-on’ mooting competition
Students from two universities have competed in the third annual Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Students’ Moot in Queensland. Write c...
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