The Federal Government must strengthen protections in its rollout of digital health records to protect vulnerable people, including children, writes Law Council president Morry Bailes.
We speak of the Australian ‘fair go’, yet equality before the law is denied to vulnerable Australians every day. But a landmark new report outlines a path towards a more universal justice system, writes Morry Bailes.
Providing justice for victims of institutional child sex abuse has been a long and winding journey – and we’re not quite there yet, writes Law Council of Australia president Morry Bailes.
The Federal Government’s proposed identity-matching legislation has the potential to lift government surveillance of citizens to a new and unjustified level, writes Law Council of Australia president Morry Bailes.
The latest report into Australia’s shameful rates of indigenous incarceration requires immediate action, writes Law Council of Australia president Morry Bailes.
The incarceration rates for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples represent a national crisis, writes Morry Bailes.