October 23, 2017 20
My vantage point from the "accessible" section of the public gallery was one of the few perks of being, as far as I know, the only visibly seriously physically sick or disabled person to attend the sitting, writes activist and blogger Nia Sims.
October 20, 2017 32
The battle surrounding assisted-dying legislation has been muted compared to the fist-fight that has been the push for marriage equality.
May 26, 2016 1
Daniel Andrews' apology used for likes.
May 26, 2016 7
The latest attack on Victoria's abortion laws has failed, but anti-abortion activists have said the war is not over.
December 1, 2014 6
The counting isn't over yet, but Victoria's Parliament is in for a big shake-up, writes Crikey Victorian election correspondent Dan Moss.
September 29, 2014 7
The current Liberal state government has said it will enter into a contract for the East West Link before the state election. Could Labor break that contract without paying compensation? Dr Nick Seddon adjunct professor of law at ANU, explains.
August 29, 2014 1
Will Geoff Shaw be able to resume his seat, and will his apology to Parliament pass muster? Tony Lupton, former Labor member of Victorian Parliament, explains.
June 11, 2014 5
Victoria is less likely to be heading to an early election, with the Napthine government skillfully heading off Labor's plan to oust independent MP Geoff Shaw.
June 10, 2014 6
Labor will today try to expel controversial MP Geoff Shaw. It is acting upon legal advice, but it is likely the move will result in a legal challenge. ACIL Allen Consulting public policy and governance expert Stephen Bartos explains the looming battle.
June 6, 2014 8
Victorian MP Geoff Shaw may have been roundly condemned in the MSM for sparking a parliamentary crisis -- but in his electorate of Frankston, Crikey intern Jake Stevens found he's quite popular.