UN admonishes Australia for alarming record on women’s rights

Australia has come under fire for what the United Nations has labelled an “alarming” record on action for women’s rights.

Law Society joins forces with police to campaign for new justice precinct

The Police Association of NSW has joined forces with the Law Society of NSW in calling on the NSW Government to fast-track construction of a…

More dog days coming to NSW courts

They say every dog has its day – but what about dogs having a dog day in court? It’s not a completely barking idea, according…

Permanent magistrate a big win in Broken Hill

A new residence will be built or purchased to accommodate a new magistrate at Broken Hill in NSW’s far west, alleviating fears the region’s permanent…

Shaping the legal landscape

The Law and Justice Foundation, which turns 50 this year, has been instrumental in improving access to justice for the people of NSW, writes LYNN…

Behind the shopfront

Meet the team behind The Shopfront, a joint project by Herbert Smith Freehills, Mission Australia and The Salvation Army. The Shopfront has been offering free legal…