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Crimes and misdemeanours ... Latest from the US Supremes ... Citizens United splits a seam ... Trade agreements and sidelining judicial oversight ... Leveraging the "no fly" list ... Terrorism prosecutions and the First Amendment ... From Our Man in Washington ... Read more ... 


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Interns - throw off your chains ... An oversupplied market where interns are asked to pay whopping fees to law firms ... When is an intern really an employee? ... Barely Legal embarks on an internship and wrestles with the "work thresholds" ... Read more ...

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    "After nearly 20 years in public life I took this action to stand up to malicious people intent on vilifying Australians who choose to serve in public office to make their country a better place ... I do not regret taking this action." 

    Treasurer Joe Hockey after substantially losing his "Treasurer for Sale" defamation case and being awarded only 15 percent of his costs. July 22, 2015 ... READ MORE >>


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    Justinian Featurettes

    Viticulture in Van Diemen's land ... Lawyers and the grape ... Guy Green and William Cox - Tasmania's vine growing chief justices, who managed not to produce any wine ... Gabriel Wendler reviews a painstaking history of Tasmanian wine ... Read more ... 


    Justinian's archive

    The fight for Wentworth ... It's 2007 and the federal election that saw the Howard government swept from office is underway ... Polly Peck visits the seat of Wentworth, where the campaign is particularly fervid ... From Justinian's archive, November 21, 2007 ... Read more ... 


     

    Friday
    Jan182013

    There'll be no questions 

    Big $100 million Royal Commission chooses the Intercontinental Hotel for its first public outing ... Six commissioners lined-up for inspection by the media ... Only one talked ... Bureaucrats hover ... The mystery of "F" 

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    Friday
    Jan182013

    A glimpse of the future

    ASIO and refugees' security assessments ... The High Court trod gingerly in the M47 case ... Now its earlier finding on permanent detention is up-for-grabs by a differently constituted court ... Lawyers for asylum seekers will be back for another round ... From Stephen Keim and Salwa Marsh 

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    Monday
    Jan142013

    Locking-up people who look dangerous

    Pre-trial preventive detention? ... Let's call it "refusal of bail" ... How can someone commit "further offences" when none have been proved to start with? ... Tulkinghorn examines NSW's proposed new Bail Act ... Conflict of values 

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    Wednesday
    Jan092013

    Lawyers, guns and money

    The manufacture and sale of the Second Amendment ... Armed vigilantism insulated from the law ... Litigation damages toll mounts for CIA's illegal programs ... The undisciplined Alfreda Frances Bikowsky out from the shadows ... From Roger Fitch, Our Man in Washington 

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    Tuesday
    Jan082013

    Daphnis' new shed

    Sir Terence O'Rort dismayed by the new, modern law courts in Brisbane ... Too way out for people of traditional values ... Puzzling artworks ... Punters and practitioners bewildered ... Massive judicial over-statement 

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    Monday
    Jan072013

    The Waterlow killings 

    Tom Kelly reviews The Waterlow Killings: A Portrait of a Family Tragedy by Canberra lawyer Pamela Burton ... Falling through the cracks ... Anthony Waterlow and the fatal stabbing of his father and sister 

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    Friday
    Dec212012

    If a Harris pat means a Paris hat ...

    New entrant in barristerial portrait genre ... Swindells, the accountant ... Poole-Jones ICAC phone intercepts ... North Shore purse raid ... Dizzo judges want pay finding overturned ... Queensland's new QCs ... The High Court invents the wheel 

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    Wednesday
    Dec192012

    Motherhood at the bar

    There are rules for women who have children while at the bar ... No space for joys of motherhood ... Junior Junior unmoved by WBF instructions 

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    Tuesday
    Dec182012

    Slow boat up the Molonglo

    ACT barristers complains about Justice Refshauge ... Reserved judgments piling-up ... Canberra practitioners livid at the delays ... Replacement CJ in contention ... Massive amount of weekend typing and RSI? 

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