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Youth justice system in 'perfect storm'
Youth justice system in 'perfect storm'

 Karin Derkley 12 Sep 2018

Victoria's youth justice system has been steadily neglected, leading to a "perfect storm" of system breakdown, a panel event aimed at fixing youth justice heard this week...

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Reflections on legal writing
Reflections on legal writing

 LIV Young Lawyers 06 Sep 2018

This week LIV Young lawyers is celebrating the launch of Adam Wakeling’s new book Stern Justice...

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New VLA head has strong social justice background
New VLA head has strong social justice background

 Karin Derkley 04 Sep 2018

Newly appointed Victoria Legal Aid managing director Louise Glanville has a strong background in justice, social services and government sectors that puts her in a good position to lead the organisation...

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What tech tools can offer you
What tech tools can offer you

 Karin Derkley 03 Sep 2018

Today's legal tech tools are providing lawyers with ways to scale up their offerings, solve problems and streamline processes...

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If Texas can why can’t we?
If Texas can why can’t we?

 Deborah Glass 03 Sep 2018

Justice reinvestment cut crime and spending on prisons in Texas. In Victoria, prison numbers continue to grow...

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Vulnerable children need advocates
Vulnerable children need advocates

 Leah Tolley 01 Aug 2018

Don’t let the funding stop for specialist Aboriginal Children’s Legal Service Balit Ngulu...

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Green light for contingency fees
Green light for contingency fees

 Victorian Law Reform Commission 01 Aug 2018

The VLRC considers that lawyers should be able to charge contingency fees, as it provides another avenue of funding for clients who may otherwise be unable to afford litigation...

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A just life
A just life

 Lucy Adams and Chris Povey 01 Aug 2018

A recent report highlights the community benefits of early access to justice...

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Careers in law profile: Paige Darby
Careers in law profile: Paige Darby

 LIV Young Lawyers 06 Jul 2018

Paige Darby is a legal policy officer specialising in criminal law reform at the Department of Justice and Regulation Victoria. LIV Young Lawyers profiled Paige as part of our careers in law series...

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How health partnerships can uncover abuse
How health partnerships can uncover abuse

 Yvonne Lipianin 02 Jul 2018

An admission to hospital can be an important window of opportunity for an older person to disclose abuse, as it may be the only time they are separated from the perpetrator...

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Seeking justice for Cambodia’s youth
Seeking justice for Cambodia’s youth

 Carolyn Ford 02 Jul 2018

Former Family Court Chief Justice Alastair Nicholson has not retired from the fight for children's rights...

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New DNA powers open to abuse
New DNA powers open to abuse

 Karin Derkley 22 Jun 2018

New police powers to obtain DNA samples from adults, youth and disabled suspects without a court order are unwarranted and open to abuse, lawyers say... 

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Justice Coghlan to address members on new Bail Act reforms
Justice Coghlan to address members on new Bail Act reforms

 LIV 13 Jun 2018

Following the Bourke Street tragedy, Justice Paul Coghlan was asked to advise the government on how Victoria’s bail system should be reformed to best manage risk and maximise community safety...

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Designing digital justice
Designing digital justice

 Professor Kathy Laster 01 Jun 2018

The legal sector can learn from the design approach of the retail sector...

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New law catches up
New law catches up

 Law Institute Journal 01 Jun 2018

CLCs have played a role in furthering the rights of young trans people. There is a gradual yet pronounced change happening in access to justice...

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