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…

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…