Latest Attorney-General News

Labor’s bid to clean up political donations
Covid-19 $15.6M boost to legal support services
District Court Judge appointed 13 July
RE100 Leadership Awards 2020: Judging panels
New Magistrates appointed
Appointment of Judge of High Court 7 July
Barrister Philip Urquhart to become a Coroner
Magistrates to hear court matters State-wide for first time
COVID-19 Expanded juries for shorter trials
NSW hikes fees for asbestosis and other dust disease victims
Joining forces to stop scourge of domestic violence
Unlicensed Investigation services
Parliament passes landmark family violence reform package
Parliament passes laws to keep high risk offenders behind bars
Rock bund key in restoration of ‘famous missing’ Portsea Beach
Animal welfare and farm trespass Bill introduced into Parliament
Legal funding boost to help Western Australia’s most vulnerable and disadvantaged
Campaign urges domestic violence survivors to speak out
Employment Court judge appointed
Parliament passes comprehensive reform package to WA’s fine enforcement regime
Victorian Premier issues statement 15 June
Landmark child abuse reforms pass Parliament
Don’t sit on Westbury report
Domestic violence survivors share their stories
No to Violence welcomes NSW Government funding boost to keep people safe from family violence
Welcome reprieve for frontline domestic violence services in NSW in a $21 mil joint rescue package
COVID-19 funding to boost domestic violence support
New taskforce members announced, work to start immediately
New District Court Judge appointed 21 May
Federal Court ruling on casual leave entitlements ‘sinks JobKeeper life raft’
New Principal Environment Judge
Bill to reappoint John McKechnie is valid, says Opposition advice
Legal framework for COVID-19 Alert Level referred to select committee
Law setting up legal framework for Covid-19 Alert Level 2 passes
COVID-19: Parliament to consider pandemic reforms
Victims of violence able to apply for restraining orders online
Covid-19 response: New legal framework to be debated tomorrow ahead of Alert Level 2
COVID-19 Safety paramount as District Court jury trials resume
Release legal advice
Covid-19 response: New legal framework as move to Alert Level 2 considered
Domestic Violence Defendants Should No Longer Make Early Bail Due to COVID-19
O’Donohue – Statement from Shadow Attorney General, Edward O’Donohue
COVID-19: $9m stimulus a win for justice and jobs in regional NSW
New Judge appointed to District Court
COVID-19: $9 million stimulus win for justice and jobs in regional NSW
Covid Committee summonses Solicitor General
New toolkit to help businesses get back to work safely
New District Court Judge appointed