Definition According to the World Health Organisation, the abuse of older people or commonly known as ‘elder abuse’ is defined as: “a single or repeated act, or lack of appropriate action, … [Read more...] about ELDER ABUSE
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The Australian Competition & Consumer Commission (ACCC) is a regulatory body that promotes fair trade in the Australian market to protect and benefit consumers, business and the community. The … [Read more...] about ACCC takes on Google over use of location data
With Christmas fast-approaching, knock-out deals are everywhere, and one kind of deal has become more popular than ever: bargain flights. Multiple companies are selling both domestic and international … [Read more...] about Cheap Christmas Flights: What’s the Catch?
Since the Grenfell Tower fire in 2017, causing 72 deaths and over 70 injuries, the safety of the material cladding buildings around the world has been brought into the spotlight. Recently, the NSW … [Read more...] about Flammable Building List Kept Secret
Within our society, we rely on the police to maintain public order and safety, to enforce the law and to prevent, detect and investigate criminal activities. We trust the police to carry out their … [Read more...] about Police Powers: Know Your Rights
Christmas is a happy time where families and friends can get together and enjoy each other’s company whilst sharing hearty meals and exchanging gifts. However, for families where parents have … [Read more...] about Who will your child spend this Christmas with after a Family Separation?
The ‘traditional’ or ‘nuclear’ family unit, comprising of mother, father and biological children, is no longer the only way we think and define families. Rather, the concept of family has developed … [Read more...] about Can a sperm donor be a legal parent? The High Court says yes.
Under the current Tasmanian law, laws prohibit survivors from being named in the media, regardless of whether they give their consent. In 2012, a Tasmanian newspaper breached this law and received a … [Read more...] about #LetHerSpeak: Tasmanian campaign to allow survivors of sexual abuse to speak out