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3 July 2014

The State Government is keeping its election promise and giving police the power to compel any offender who assaults a police officer to undertake a blood test for infectious diseases.

1 July 2014

South Australia’s new regulatory body for the legal industry will open its doors today.

30 June 2014

End-of-financial-year sales have been targeted in the South Australia consumer watchdog’s latest sting.

29 June 2014

Tough provisions to crackdown on registered child sex offenders will come into effect this weekend.

27 June 2014

The former President of the Cambodian Association of South Australia (CASA) was today convicted of six counts of improper use of his position as an officer to obtain a benefit and was sentenced to 20 months imprisonment. A non-parole of six months was set.

23 June 2014

Attorney-General John Rau will host a morning tea at the Berri Magistrates Court tomorrow morning with people from the justice sector across the Riverland to discuss the issue of justice reform.

18 June 2014

A recruitment process for a new State Ombudsman will soon be underway following the resignation of the current Ombudsman, Richard Bingham.

18 June 2014

Today Attorney-General John Rau will introduce to Parliament the first phase of legislation to grant jurisdiction to South Australia’s inaugural tribunal for civil and administrative disputes.

17 June 2014

South Australian parents are being warned about the severe dangers of children ingesting button batteries.

10 June 2014

The 2014-15 State Budget will include $3.2 million over four years to fund a range of measures to ensure people with disability are better served by the justice system.


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