Turnbull protecting MPs who have failed to complete citizenship disclosure

The refusal of multiple Liberal and National MPs to comply with the citizenship disclosure process is an absolute disgrace.

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Labor welcomes Family Court decision on transgender teens

The Full Court of the Family Court has today decided that transgender teenagers will no longer be required to go through the expensive and lengthy process of seeking court approval for stage two hormone treatment.

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Marriage equality passes the Senate

The passage of marriage equality legislation through the Senate marks a historic day for all of Australia.

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Marriage equality Bill strikes the right balance

On 15 November, a resounding majority of Australians answered ‘yes’ to removing discrimination from the Marriage Act.

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Footage released today of illegal whaling in the Antarctic

The release today of distressing footage featuring the killing of whales in our oceans is deeply troubling. This footage is from the 2008 Australian Customs mission to the Antarctic.

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Uber breach: Australians still without data breach notification


Uber breach: Australians still without data breach notification


Brandis must come clean on Family Court

Reports today that George Brandis is planning a “radical overhaul” of the courts system by Christmas are highly concerning.

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Time for action on redress

There are just four sitting weeks left for 2017 – and time is running out for action from this government in establishing a redress scheme for survivors of child sexual abuse.

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Labor welcomes judicial appointments

Labor welcomes the appointment of Chief Judge John Pascoe AC CVO as Chief Justice of the Family Court, and Will Alstergren QC as Chief Judge of the Federal Circuit Court.

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