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13 May 2020

The Supreme Court has upheld an appeal made by South Australia's consumer watchdog, finding that a Grange-based real estate agent engaged in unconscionable conduct in his dealings with a vulnerable aged pensioner seeking to sell his property. 

12 May 2020

Speeding up infrastructure projects, ensuring clarity in disputes between commercial landlords and tenants, better supports for mental health and disability clients and moves to better ensure the electricity supply are among the latest legislative measures aimed at keeping South Australians safe during the COVID-19 pandemic.

1 May 2020

Respected lawyer and Solicitor-General Dr Chris Bleby SC will be the second appointment to the State Government's new, dedicated Court of Appeal, Attorney-General Vickie Chapman announced today. 

27 April 2020

The presumption of bail will be reversed for offenders who assault emergency services workers and frontline hospital staff under tough new measures proposed by the Marshall Liberal Government. 

24 April 2020

Renowned disability advocate Richard Bruggemann has been appointed to a new role in Government to assess temporary orders designed to protect both the community and people living with a cognitive impairment or mental incapacity from the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19). 

24 April 2020

An independent review of South Australia's Police Complaints and Discipline Act has recommended ways to streamline processes and improve the way in which complaints against police officers are dealt with. 

22 April 2020

The list of people who can witness statutory declarations in South Australia has been expanded, ensuring community members can still access the service while public health restrictions are in place to combat the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19). 

21 April 2020

An unlicensed builder who performed substandard work at a Christies Downs home has been penalised in excess of $8,000.

17 April 2020

Legal aid is boosting its free assistance for South Australians hit hard by COVID-19. 

7 April 2020

Better protections for landlords and private tenants, and a suite of measures to protect South Australian jobs are among the initiatives that form part of the Government's legislative response to the coronavirus (COVID-19).


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