Latest Supreme Court News

Some sports leaders are trying to defy term limits – which can open the door to corruption
Kiama Council Calls On Bugle To Get Its Facts Straight
NSW Solicitors acknowledge Supreme Court’s 200 years
UN experts demand release of Yahaya Sharif-Aminu: Nigeria
Retaliations against human rights defenders over business complex ‘deplorable’, say UN experts: Nepal
David McBride goes to prison – and Australian democracy takes a hit
McBride jailing reinforces need for whistleblower reforms
Strengthening the justice system to better protect domestic and family violence victim survivors
Experts of the Committee on the Rights of the Child Praise Panama’s Child Protection Laws, Ask about Measures to Prevent Online Grooming…
Fourth Arrest In Historic Murder Investigation
City of Perth leading the battle on polyphagous shot hole borer threat
Paramedic Makes Leap From Clinical To Counsel
In Dialogue with Guatemala, Experts of the Committee on the Rights of the Child Commend the New Government’s Achievements, Raise Issues Concerning…
Arizona’s now-repealed abortion ban serves as a cautionary tale for reproductive health care across the US
Seven New Magistrates To Support Victoria’s Courts
Celebrating 200 Years Of Supreme Court Of Tasmania
Experts of the Committee against Torture Praise Finland’s Commitment to Implementing Treaty Body Recommendations, Ask about Prison Overcrowding and Forthcoming Asylum Law Amendments
Two New Justices Appointed And Justice Brown Elevated
Experienced barrister Tim Faulkner SC appointed to NSW Supreme Court
Swearing In Of Associate Justice Daly
UN experts alarmed by death sentence imposed on rapper and songwriter, Toomaj Salehi: Iran
Climate change and human rights: how a landmark legal victory in Europe could affect NZ
Greens Celebrate Historic Victory For Junior Doctors
UN leaders warn of harmful consequences: UK-Rwanda asylum law
Airlines and aviation authorities should not facilitate unlawful removals to Rwanda, UN experts say: UK
Fast-track Submissions Period Must Be Extended
Judicial Appointments Announced 19 April
In Dialogue with Honduras, Experts of the Committee against Torture Praise Bill on Reparation for Victims of Human Rights Violations, Ask about…
UN expert calls on Guatemala to seize the opportunity to appoint exemplary apex courts
Inaugural appointees to the restored Industrial Court of NSW
Labor removes community voice for renewable energy projects
How the Lehrmann v Channel 10 defamation case shone an unflattering light on commercial news gathering
Victoria’s Solicitor-General To Join Court Of Appeal
Statement From Minister For Racing 16 April
With democracy under threat in Narendra Modi’s India, how free and fair will this year’s election be?
Auxiliary Judge Appointed To Supreme Court
What if whales took us to court? A move to grant them legal personhood would include the right to sue
Buddha’s Birthday Brings Supreme Court Gardens To Life
Experts of the Committee on the Elimination of Racial Discrimination Commend Mexico on Implementing Previous Recommendations, Ask about Implications of the Mayan…
New Chief Justice For Supreme Court Of Norfolk Island
Justice Huggett first woman appointed as Chief Judge of District Court of New South Wales
Magistrate Ross Hudson Appointed To District Court
Fetal personhood rulings could nullify a pregnant patient’s wishes for end-of-life care
Consultation opens on laws for off-the-plan property contracts
In heavily militarised Kashmir, the upcoming India elections do not inspire much hope
Oleg Orlov trial is an abuse of legal system for political purposes, says UN expert: Russia
Businesswoman and women’s advocate Samantha Mostyn to be Australia’s next governor-general