Cuts to Legal Funding are Myopic and Unjust

This last year has seen rampant cuts to legal aid – funding to Legal Aid, the Aboriginal Legal Service and community legal centres being reduced by millions of dollars. Legal Aid won’t fund long or costly trials Legal Aid will […]

Bail Amendment Act Commences

Legislative changes to the NSW Bail Act have commenced today through the enactment of the Bail Amendment Act 2014. Show Cause – Burden of Proof placed on accused The Act places an onus on the accused to positively show cause […]