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…

Renewed calls to #RaiseTheAge of criminal responsibility

Indigenous leaders and human rights organisations including Amnesty International have stepped up a campaign to raise the minimum age of criminal responsibility for children in…

Stand, bow, sit: disrespectful court behaviour

Intentionally disrespectful conduct in a court has been elevated recently from “very stupid things that people do” to “very stupid things that people can be…

The latest from the Federal Court: May 2016

Reporting and analysis of the most notable decisions in the Federal Court. By DAN STAR QC.

The latest from the High Court: December 2015

Reporting and analysis of the latest key judgments from the High Court of Australia. By THOMAS HURLEY.

The NSW Youth Koori Court: a new pilot program

The NSW Youth Koori Court (YKC) began at Parramatta Children’s Court on 6 February and will continue on a pilot basis for 12 months. It…