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18 January 2013

A new General Code of Practice that takes effect today will see more onus placed on licensed venues in South Australia to ensure safer service of alcohol through better practices and management.

16 January 2013

South Australian complaints against group buying websites have more than halved following a national project to tackle issues in the emerging sector.

14 January 2013

People who assault health workers will face increased penalties of up to 25 years imprisonment under laws announced today.

12 January 2013

The Commissioner for Consumer Affairs Paul White is warning people to think twice about purchasing extended warranties.

2 January 2013

The next water bill South Australians receive will be up to $75 cheaper with the State Government’s Water Security Rebate coming into effect today.

1 January 2013

R18+ video games may be sold on South Australia shelves for the first time today after the passing of new laws late last year.

10 December 2012

The inquiry into events surrounding a sexual assault of a child at a western suburbs school will now have the powers of a Royal Commission.

1 December 2012

The South Australian Government is establishing an Independent Commissioner Against Corruption (ICAC) and an Office for Public Integrity (OPI) to identify and deal with public corruption.

29 November 2012

Attorney General John Rau has welcomed the passing of ‘supergrass’ laws that encourage those involved in serious and organised crime to break the criminal code of silence.

29 November 2012

Photo identification is to be given equal legal status with Police line ups for criminal suspect identification in police and court proceedings.


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