Crikey August 22, 2017 4 Comments
Heather Douglas (Professor of Law, University of Queensland) and Caroline de Costa (Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology, James Cook University) investigate a recent case of a woman being charged with illegally aborting her own pregnancy and question what was gained by this absurd process.
Josh Taylor July 28, 2017 5 Comments
State and territory Labor branches are pushing for elected members of the party to no longer have a conscience vote when it comes to abortion.
William Bowe May 15, 2017 11 Comments
To the extent that abortion’s technical status as a criminal offence remains, it's clearly the case that the law is running behind public opinion.
Josh Taylor May 8, 2017 12 Comments
School chaplains argue they need millions of dollars in taxpayer funding to push their religion in government schools.
Crikey February 16, 2017 1 Comment
His name is Gerry and he has issued a press release seemingly addressed to foetuses.
Crikey February 15, 2017 6 Comments
Coal not so cool ... Engie CEO stepping down ... a note to the foetuses ...
Crikey October 12, 2016
Crikey readers respond to previous editions.
Crikey October 6, 2016 1 Comment
Crikey readers respond to yesterday's edition.
Crikey September 16, 2016
Sometimes outlets that aren't Crikey produce wonderful stories. Here is what we are reading -- what it's like to die, what O.J. Simpson means to black America, how the girlfriend of Philando Castile is getting on with her life, and an insight into the man who discovered lithium treatments for mental illness.
Crikey August 31, 2016 2 Comments
Doctors’ professional bodies have spoken out loud and clear in favour of the decriminalisation of abortion in Queensland, write Caroline de Costa, professor of gynaecology, and Heather Douglas, professor of criminal law.