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8 May 2019

Steps taken by South Australia Police to address sex discrimination and sexual harassment within their organisation have been highlighted in the latest report by the Equal Opportunity Commission released today.

2 May 2019

Proposed laws which will be introduced to State Parliament today will see tough penalties imposed on people who spit on or throw biological material at police, corrections officers or other emergency services workers, as well as an increase to the maximum penalty for certain offences involving the assault of police and other emergency service workers.

18 April 2019

The Federal Court’s findings that ticket reseller Viagogo made false or misleading representations highlight why consumers need to exercise caution when dealing with the online reseller.

16 April 2019

People who spit or throw other bodily materials at police officers and other emergency services workers would face tough penalties under new laws proposed by the State Government.

16 April 2019

The Public Trustee and the Office of the Public Advocate will be merged, under proposed reforms aimed at improving support to some of South Australia’s most vulnerable citizens.

9 April 2019

The State Government will introduce legislation abolishing the defence of provocation by the end of the year, after announcing today a Bill will be drafted to go out for extensive consultation.

4 April 2019

Changes to the Victims of Crime Act will make it easier and less stressful for victims to access compensation.

3 April 2019

Legislative reforms aimed at ensuring the courts have timely access to psychiatric assessments have passed State Parliament.

28 March 2019

Retired Supreme Court Judge the Honourable John Sulan QC has been appointed as South Australia’s next Reviewer of the Independent Commission Against Corruption.

28 March 2019

Attorney-General, Vickie Chapman has today announced two experienced South Australian lawyers have been appointed as Deputy Presidents of the South Australian Employment Tribunal (SAET).

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