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Why are Labor and the Coalition fighting over marine parks?

Why are Labor and the Coalition fighting over marine parks?

Like the depths of the parks themselves, the debate is murky. Luckily, Crikey is on the case.

Does Australia have 'revenge porn' laws? What are they?

Does Australia have 'revenge porn' laws? What are they?

Australian states and territories have introduced legislation over the past few years, but your avenue to justice still largely depends on where you live. Will federal parliament's new bill change that?

So you've been accused of war crimes. What's next?

So you've been accused of war crimes. What's next?

Crikey takes a look at the legal processes special forces soldiers would face when being investigated for war crimes in the line of duty.

Why are Macedonia and Greece brawling over a name?

Why are Macedonia and Greece brawling over a name?

What is the agreement between Macedonia and Greece that has brought thousands of their citizens to the streets in protest? Crikey looks at the nationalist movements and historical ambiguities at the heart of the issue.

Why the hell are our superannuation fees so high?

Why the hell are our superannuation fees so high?

Australia has some of the highest superannuation fees in the world -- so who charges them, where do they go, and what can we do?

What's the difference between Australian states' sexual consent laws?

What's the difference between Australian states' sexual consent laws?

Not all our states and territories define consent in the same way.

Can your boss sue you for fighting for proper wages?

Can your boss sue you for fighting for proper wages?

A Melbourne cafe is making headlines for alleged underpayment of staff and threats to sue. It may be common in hospitality, but what laws are at play here?

What's to stop Turnbull sending us to war?

What's to stop Turnbull sending us to war?

If you're worried about the flaws in the system that stops Donald Trump launching a war, we've got bad news about Australia.

Will the child sexual abuse redress scheme cause more trauma than it compensates?

Will the child sexual abuse redress scheme cause more trauma than it compensates?

The Commonwealth redress scheme for institutional child sexual abuse has attracted criticism on several fronts. Crikey looks at how the scheme compensates survivors, and where it falls flat.