High Court rules on admissibility of evidence in animal cruelty case

The High Court has ruled that some (but not all) evidence obtained at a greyhound training facility is admissible despite being obtained improperly.

Federal Court: February 2020

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

Federal Court: September 2019

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

Criminal law: December 2017

Reporting and analysis of the most recent notable decisions of the NSWSC and NSWCCA. By THOMAS SPOHR.

The latest from the Federal Court: November 2017

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

Criminal law: October 2017

Reporting and analysis of the most recent notable decisions of the NSWSC and NSWCCA. By THOMAS SPOHR.

Criminal law: August 2017

Reporting and analysis of the most recent notable decisions of the NSWSC and NSWCCA. By THOMAS SPOHR.

The latest from the Federal Court: November 2016

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

Mind over matters: how neuroscience is changing the law

“It wasn’t me, it was my brain.” The rate of neuroscientific evidence being mentioned in US court cases doubled between 2005 and 2012. While still…

The latest from the High Court: June 2016

Reporting and analysis of the latest key judgments from the High Court of Australia. By ANDREW YUILE.