law and courts

Justice Lowell Goddard

New Zealand judge heading Britain's historic child abuse inquiry

Thu 5 Feb 15 1

A High Court judge has been chosen from 150 candidates to lead an investigation into Britain’s historic child sex abuse allegations.

Jan Bracewell

SUBSCRIBER-ONLY POLL RESULT: Do current laws sufficiently protect whistle-blowers in this country?

Wed 28 Jan 15

Court of Appeal turns down case involving a community support worker.

Lisa Harrow

New Year Honours 2015: Arts, judiciary and politics

Holiday Review

Actress Lisa Harrow, musicians Stan Wolfgramm and Mike Chun, and military historian Christopher Pugsley have received honours

OPINION: You have a hearing in the Franchise at 10: Will you be wanting chips with that?


The legal system is endangered by lawyers abusing the rule of law.

Capital Letter – Policing the thin blue line: should we allow controversial investigative techniques?

Tue 28 Oct 14 1

Penny Pepperell of Capital Letter on the thin blue line.


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