An exploration of how a black letter application of the Bail Act can command fairer outcomes for First Nations people.
Legal Aid’s helpful guide provides guidance on issues impacting representation of Aboriginal clients.
Recent NSWCA decision expands the definition of ‘Aboriginal child’.
High Court gives the green light to controversial ‘book-up’ system. By TALITHA FISHBURN.
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…
Reporting and analysisof the latest judgments and news in wills & estates and elder law. By DARRYL BROWNE.
The Australian Law Reform Commission (ALRC) has released a report showing that Indigenous people are being imprisoned at a rate more than double that reported…
Reporting and analysis of the latest judgments and news in wills & estates and elder law. By PAM SUTTOR.
In NSW and elsewhere in Australia there is no single identifier or legal definition for ‘who speaks for Country’. By NORMAN LAING and KELLYANNE STANFORD.