Tag : Law Council of Australia
Thursday, 23rd June 2016Aussie actor Michael Caton has joined the fight to restore funding for legal aid.
The star, best known for playing Darryl Kerrigan in the 1990s movie The Castle, a working-class man
Thursday, 12th May 2016Lawyers from across Australia are launching a major national campaign on legal aid funding in the run up to the federal election, claiming neither of the major political parties
Proposed legislation to allow dual nationals to be stripped of their Australian citizenship on national security grounds is flawed and should be amended or reconsidered altogether,…
Thursday, 6th August 2015
The Federal Government and the Law Council of Australia have launched the Centre for Asia-Pacific Pro Bono (CAPPB), to support international pro bono legal work in the Asia-Pacific…
Tuesday, 17th July 2012
Asylum seeker policies announced by both the Government and the Opposition fall well short of expectations about fair process and access to justice for asylum seekers, according…
Wednesday, 7th July 2010
The results of a survey on legal aid provide further proof that the legal assistance sector is in dire need of a significant funding boost, according to the Law Council of Australia.…
Wednesday, 7th April 2010
Get your biweekly dose of news, opinion and analysis to keep you up to date with what’s happening and why it matters for you, sent every Tuesday and Thursday morning.
Volunteering WA makes a difference by connecting thousands o...