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1 July 2020

The State Government will move to implement a Custody Notification Service (CNS) in South Australia, in a step towards reducing Aboriginal deaths in custody. 

1 July 2020

South Australian legal assistance services will receive over $2 million per annum in additional core funding from July this year through a new partnership between the Commonwealth and State and Territory Governments. 

30 June 2020

South Australia's rape and sexual assault service, Yarrow Place, will receive $1.3 million over three years to provide specialist counselling to victims in regional areas and strengthened forensic and medical care. 

18 June 2020

Reforms to labour hire laws that ensure they will focus on industries where workers are most vulnerable to exploitation have passed State Parliament this week.

17 June 2020

The State Government will move to reinstate the title of Queen's Counsel, in a move aimed at offering greater flexibility to senior members of the legal sector. 

12 June 2020

More than 75 licensed venues across South Australia have been able to expand their footprint, under moves aimed at helping the hospitality sector make the most of easing restrictions on the size of public gatherings. 

9 June 2020

An unlicensed builder who treated client deposits like his own personal bank account has been sentenced to seven months imprisonment, following a prosecution by the state’s consumer watchdog.

3 June 2020

National laws will govern the sale of gift cards in South Australia, under legislation introduced to Parliament this week aimed at removing an unnecessary layer of red tape for businesses. 

2 June 2020

The role of South Australia's Commissioner for Victims' Rights will be expanded, to ensure greater supports are available to victims of crime as they make their way through the criminal justice system. 

29 May 2020

The Marshall Liberal Government has committed $15 million to overhaul audio-visual link technology within South Australia's justice system.


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