For years, politicians have tried and failed to reform New Zealand's gun laws. After Christchurch, Ardern may finally be able to do it.
The devolution of a Facebook NRL memes page into something much more insidious has raised important questions about how the internet and the law intersect.
Queensland doctors and other health professionals should be able to work without fear of prosecution when providing safe and effective abortion care.
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.
Media law reform is the word. And other business tidbits of the day.
Changes to the NSW Bail Act announced yesterday show a government embracing bad law in the context of bad governance, writes solicitor Hannah Quadrio.
A Senate inquiry has heard concerns that disabled people may be being sterilised unnecessarily. Disability advocates have called for law reform, as Crikey intern Alex Burgess reports.
Just a couple of weeks ago Senator Julian McGauran called for expert witness Professor Graham Burrows to be sacked from his job. In the process he raised a series of questions about the role of expert witnesses in the courts.