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Firearms Oversight Committee established
Governments should strike a balance between encouraging philanthropy through tax support and ensuring effective
Pakistan men’s cricket team members test positive for COVID-19
New Appointments To Victorian Law Reform Commission
Changes to responsible lending laws will be bad for finance workers
Australia’s ports continue to be a ‘wicked problem’ – Ai Group Paper released
UNSW Law claims seventh Rhodes Scholar in seven years
Mark Willacy and ABC Investigations team win Gold Walkley; ABC awarded for bushfires and coronavirus coverage
Paul Murphy speech to 2020 Walkley Awards
Channel Nine News breaches privacy rules
Crown Barangaroo’s gaming operations to be delayed
Digital gaming expert awarded funding for mental health study
Proposed Energy from Waste facility at Eastern Creek
Robodebt class action success is one step closer to justice, now it’s time for a Royal Commission
Secret RCEP trade deal to be signed without oversight
ABC independence must be preserved – MEAA
Pandemic widens gap between government and Australians view of education
Cutting red tape to support our regional voices
Senate media inquiry must consider multiple challenges facing industry – MEAA
Roadmap secures NSW energy future
Response to draft Commonwealth Integrity Commission legislation
5 new cases of COVID-19 3 November
Corrected statement Law Council President, Pauline Wright’s, response to draft Commonwealth Integrity Commission
Law Council President, Pauline Wright’s, response to draft Commonwealth Integrity Commission legislation
Commonwealth Integrity Commission Draft Bill Falls Short
Data retention legislation needs more work
IBAC continues to expose and prevent corruption during a challenging year
Disturbing and shameful allegations of war crimes must be made public
Legal advice clarifies position regarding direction to hold inquests
Unauthorised addition to Pooncarie Weir
Pilots win first legal challenge to fatigue rules
Timeline: Federal Anti-Corruption Watchdog Overdue
CPA Australia: Accountants supportive of pandemic response but urge greater national unity
25 new cases of COVID-19
Urgent need to decolonise urban planning: Otago researcher
Public interest journalism deserves legislative protection
Public interest journalism deserves legislative protection
Sands and McDougall Building set to be heritage listed
MEAA welcomes dropping of raid investigation but threat remains
AFP statement on investigation into ABC journalist
Abuse survivors to be guaranteed a voice under new laws
Sexual assault survivors in Victoria can now tell their stories
Empowering Victim-Survivors To Speak On Their Terms
eSafety Commissioner take down scheme addresses social media harm, but not the cause
New Analysis: Least Transparent Budget on Record
Response to 2020-21 Budget Statement
Additional support to strengthen Australia’s communications, media and creative sectors
ANZ to pay $10 million penalty for unconscionable conduct over periodic payment fees