Latest Attorney-General News

Law Awards That Champion Pro Bono Work Up For Grabs
Statement From Minister For Equality 31 March
Rashelle Seiden SC Appointed To District Court Of NSW
Western Australia’s historic abortion reform now in effect
UN expert calls for implementation of Peace Agreement as a State policy: Colombia
Two new appointments to the Anti-Discrimination Board of NSW
New training to keep pace in fast-changing property industry
New bail and performance crime laws passed to prevent youth crime
NSW Government Bans LGBTQ+ Conversion Practices
Victims of Crime Reference Group bolstered and more diverse
Family Court Associates Appointed
Perpetrators now face jail time for removing monitoring devices
NSW Government introduces laws to ban harmful LGBTQ+ conversion practices
NSW Government takes action to make communities safer and support young people in regions
Fixing Tasmania’s Broken Integrity System 07 March 2024
“I could do it tomorrow” – Attorney General boasts that he can, and will not, raise age of criminal responsibility
Liberal MP sees no difference between protesters and January 26 Neo-Nazis in insulting Estimates spray
New Commissioner appointed to lead Information and Privacy Commission NSW
Appointment round for King’s Counsel announced
Applications Open For Industrial Court Judges
Boeing Appoints Uma Amuluru Human Resources Leader
Reforms To Crack Down On Repeat Stealing Offences
Two New Sentencing Council Members Appointed
Child protection expert appointed Magistrate
Attorney General to step down at next election
Two new magistrates appointed to Local Court
Important work implementing Commission of Inquiry recommendations continues
Venezuela Fact-finding Mission expresses profound concern over detention of human rights activist, calls for end to government repression
Cook Government increases penalties for assaults on retail workers
Liberal Government takes action to protect frontline workers against serious assaults
New Declared Public Precinct in place for Fringe Festival
Care about cost of living? freeze rents
Local Decision Making supports new justice initiatives for Groote Archipelago
Luxury car and almost $408,000 confiscated from convicted WA drug trafficker
Magistrate appointed District Court Judge
Judge appointed Deputy President of State Administrative Tribunal
Opening of 2024 Legal Year
High Court Judge appointed 2 February
Government continues to support Tasmania’s legal sector
Justice Derek Price to retire as Chief Judge of NSW District Court
Visit to US
High Court Judge appointed 26 January
Two new District Court judges appointed
Investing in education and training for Territory prisoners
Rushed majority verdicts a risk under proposed jury changes
Northern Territory Children’s Commissioner appointed
AFP’s world-leading Forensics Intelligence capability keeping Australians safe
Lawler Ministry to Build Territory’s Future