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Last published on 01 Apr 2021 in Media Statements
Defamation Reforms. Last published on 01 Apr 2021 in Media Statements. On 27 July 2020 the nation’s Attorneys-General agreed to implement new defamation laws developed following an 18 month NSW-led reform process. The next day, [...]
Sexual consent law reform
Last published on 18 Nov 2020 in Media Statements
sexual consent law reform
The Hon David Ipp AO QC
Last published on 09 Oct 2020 in Media Statements
statement from the Attorney-General Mark Speakman on the passing of David Ipp former ICAC Commissioner
Fresh custody inmate in isolation with COVID-19
Last published on 30 Jul 2020 in Media Statements
Corrective Services NSW has taken all appropriate health and safety measures after an inmate, who came into custody on 26 July, subsequently tested positive for COVID-19 at Parklea Correctional Centre.
Alleged contraband-drop-by-drone fails to fly at prison
Last published on 27 Jul 2020 in Media Statements
Corrective Services NSW officers have foiled an alleged attempt to use a drone to drop-off contraband into a maximum-security prison.
Wellington officers praised for response
Last published on 22 Jul 2020 in Media Statements
Two Wellington Correctional Centre officers have been recognised for their outstanding communication and leadership during a disturbance at the centre on 11 April.
Media Statement - Monday, 20 July
Last published on 20 Jul 2020 in Media Statements
Media statement - Sutherland Local Court
Non-government institutions that fail to join the Redress Scheme
Last published on 14 Jul 2020 in Media Statements
Institutions are on notice that if they fail to join the National Redress Scheme for Institutional Child Sexual Abuse they risk exclusion from future NSW Government funding or contracts.
Tamworth Correctional Centre’s mountain bike challenge
Last published on 02 Jul 2020 in Media Statements
Tamworth Correctional Centre staff and inmates have been busy maintaining and improving a valuable community reserve and mountain bike track.
Visitors to Court Houses
Last published on 28 Mar 2020 in Media Statements
The Local Court is working hard to keep court users and staff safe during the COVID-19 pandemic by minimising face-to-face contact.