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Could Andrew Wilkie's proposed refugee laws actually work?

Could Andrew Wilkie's proposed refugee laws actually work?

Evacuating Nauru and Manus are the regular targets of refugee activists but what about a longer term strategy?

Could the Daily Mail be sued for breach of copyright?

Could the Daily Mail be sued for breach of copyright?

A plagiarism test case could be in the offing for the Daily Mail Australia but there's no consensus this would be good for journalism.

Does temple vandalism show the failure of hate crime law in Australia?

Does temple vandalism show the failure of hate crime law in Australia?

Lack of data coupled with an ad hoc legal framework that varies from state to state means hate crimes are rarely pursued in Australia.

Were the Opera House projections illegal?

Were the Opera House projections illegal?

The Opera House horse racing debacle was an ugly episode that enraged Sydneysiders. But amid all the noise one question got lost: did it breach heritage laws?

Does Michelle Guthrie have any chance of winning her case against the ABC?

Does Michelle Guthrie have any chance of winning her case against the ABC?

On Thursday afternoon, news broke that Guthrie was indeed proceeding with a claim against the ABC. Just what are her options?

Are LGBTIQ students currently protected from expulsion?

Are LGBTIQ students currently protected from expulsion?

After months of delays, a leak to Fairfax has delivered our first look into the Ruddock review of religious freedoms. How does it compare to what's currently in place?

Why is the Nobel Prize for Literature cancelled?

Why is the Nobel Prize for Literature cancelled?

The cancellation comes down to a scandal involving sexual assault, financial misconduct and one of the world’s most exalted cultural institutions.

Will Dutton survive Labor's attempts on him this week?

Will Dutton survive Labor's attempts on him this week?

Labor will attempt to refer Dutton to the High Court over his eligibility to sit, along with a no confidence motion. Will they succeed?

Where is homosexuality still illegal?

Where is homosexuality still illegal?

After India's landmark legal decision, there are now 71 countries where LGBTIQ relationships are criminalised.

Is Peter Dutton ineligible to sit in parliament?

Is Peter Dutton ineligible to sit in parliament?

Doubts still remain over whether Home Affairs Minister Peter Dutton is even allowed to sit in parliament. Crikey is here to help clarify things.