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26 June 2018

South Australia’s consumer watchdog has urged consumers to take extra care, with shonky tradies ripping off in excess of $230,000 from consumers in the past seven months.

22 June 2018

Parliament has passed changes to the law to better protect children from convicted child sex offenders who have been indefinitely detained.

21 June 2018

The Government of South Australia will today introduce legislation to Parliament to provide the option of mandatory treatment for children and young people experiencing drug dependency.

15 June 2018

The Supreme Court has ordered that pecuniary penalties of $150,000 be paid by the operators of a former Adelaide-based travel agent for breaches of the Australian Consumer Law which included leaving clients in the lurch at the check in gate in foreign countries.

14 June 2018

An Assistant Commissioner with South Australia Police has been appointed as the state’s Commissioner for Victims’ Rights.

14 June 2018

On 14 June, the Government of South Australia released its response to the Final Report published by the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse.

13 June 2018

New laws aimed at tackling terrorism will be introduced to State Parliament next week, which would enhance the capacity of police to use lethal force in a terrorist incident.

7 June 2018

Proposed laws aimed at better protecting South Australian consumers from scalpers have been introduced to State Parliament.

31 May 2018

The Marshall Government will introduce legislation to strengthen South Australia’s lobbying laws, by prohibiting office bearers of registered political parties and associated entities from engaging in lobbying.

29 May 2018

The District Court has ordered a multitude of sanctions against a South Australian real estate agent for professional misconduct.


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