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19 October 2018

Consumers are set to be much better protected under fair trading legislation passed by Parliament this week.

6 October 2018

Members of the community are being encouraged to have their say in a review of the South Australia’s sentencing discount scheme, which allows offenders to get a reduced sentence in exchange for an early guilty plea.

5 October 2018

A strengthened police presence in Adelaide’s west end will continue, with the extension of the declared public precinct in the district each weekend.

27 September 2018

The State Government is in the final stages of launching the Domestic Violence Disclosure Scheme trial, part of a suite of policies to help prevent domestic violence across the state.

27 September 2018

South Australia’s consumer watchdog has begun a campaign aimed at encouraging people in the real estate sector and consumers to report any cases of underquoting within the industry.

21 September 2018

The State Government will seek to repeal labour hire licensing laws, amid concerns over the effectiveness of the scheme.

19 September 2018

Laws aimed at helping South Australians who were sexually or physically abused as children access compensation have passed State Parliament.

18 September 2018

Supreme Court Judge the Hon Brian Martin QC AO has been appointed to conduct a review of the sentencing discounts given for early guilty pleas and cooperation with authorities, in light of community concern over the issue.

22 August 2018

The State Government will provide $14.5 million in additional resources to support the operations of the Independent Commissioner Against Corruption (ICAC) and to enable the ICAC to hold public hearings.

16 August 2018

A highly respected Queen’s Counsel with a background in both international and local commercial law has been appointed as South Australia’s newest District Court judge.


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