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By Peter Woodhouse

03.09.20

Lawyer X: from the perspective of a criminal defence lawyer

For those of you not familiar with the story of Lawyer X, in 2019 it was revealed that Victorian barrister, Nicola Gobbo, had been working with police as an informer, which apparently included…

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By Alexis Currier

24.07.20

Mask on, mask off?

Due to the huge spike in COVID-19 cases over recent days, it has become mandatory for Victorians to wear a mask or face covering when leaving their homes. What may be unclear to…

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By Peter Woodhouse

27.03.20

COVID-19: The wheels of justice continue to grind, just a little slower.

Courts have announced a number of restrictions on civil and criminal matters in the past few weeks as a result of the outbreak of COVID-19 and the need to implement social distancing. Whilst…

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By Ben Aulich

07.11.19

Breast milk baristas and other antics – A day in the life of Aulich

A recent article we published on our blog last Thursday, written by one of our partners, Erin Taylor titled “Aggressive misogynism” has generated a lot of feedback. Much has been very positive. It…

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News

By Erin Taylor

30.10.19

Aggressive misogynism – what does that even mean?

A bit of a change up for our blog this week. Rather than a post about proposed changes in the law or an analysis of recent Court decisions, we’ve decided to post a…

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By Carley Hitchins

17.05.19

I’m only here for the democracy sausage

If you needed more of an incentive than a democracy sausage to vote tomorrow, unless you have a ‘valid and sufficient’ reason, a failure to vote in a federal election can result in…

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News  .  Criminal Law

By Satomi Hamon

05.10.18

Trial by Media NOT a Fair Trial

‘Trial by media’ is a phrase that gets tossed around ever-increasingly, particularly as a result of the rise and rise of social media.  In essence, it refers to the commercial and social media…

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By Monica McGrath

28.02.18

Trekking Kokoda for Eating Disorders

Over 11 years ago, Jacqui lost over half of her body weight. She was diagnosed with anorexia nervosa, she was 19 years old. Jacqui was studying at university, popular and seemingly had everything…

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