Attacks on the judiciary by President Donald Trump typify commonly-held misconceptions about the role of judges in the legal process and their importance to democracy, writes InDaily's legal commentator Morry Bailes.
Endless connectivity is eroding the capacity of employees to enjoy uninterrupted time off - and that could end up having serious legal consequences, writes legal affairs commentator Morry Bailes.
The rule of law is what stands between us and a descent into economic and social chaos, and lawyers are its keepers, writes legal commentator Morry Bailes.
A failure to provide legal aid has repercussions for the whole of society – including victims of crime and their families, writes legal commentator Morry Bailes.
After feeding the South Australian public for years on a strict rhetorical diet of being "tough on crime", it's no wonder the State Government is struggling to sell home detention as a palatable sentencing option, writes legal commentator Morry Bailes.
A recent Australian legal case gives hope to people who have been defamed by Internet trolls, writes legal commentator Morry Bailes.