EVENT Parliamentary Briefing: Unethical Organ Trade and Impact on NSW

CHINA INSIGHT Unethical Organ Trade and Impact on NSW The Chinese organ transplantation system has lacked transparency for decades and continues to involve unwilling prisoners of conscience. China’s human rights record remains questionable according to the United Nations and Amnesty International. This roundtable discussion will include: • How NSW can champion positive change with legislation […]

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Dubbo Councillor must apologise for embarrassing comparison between rental rights reform and North Korean regime

Dubbo Liberal Councillor Ben Shields must apologise for his politicised reference to the genocidal regime of North Korea in his seeking a cheap political headline on rental rights. Cr Shields has compared a state-wide rental rights reform package proposed by the Greens to the actions of the North Korean regime. In May this year the […]

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Forum – The Future of Police Accountability

REGISTER HERE Chair: Mr Robert Debus AM, Professorial Fellow UNSW Law and former Attorney-General of NSW Introductory remarks: Mr Andrew Tink AM, Reviewer of Police Oversight Q&A Panel: The Hon. Trevor Khan MLC, Deputy President and Chair of Committees, Parliament of NSW (National Party of Australia) The Hon. David Shoebridge MLC, Parliament of NSW (The Greens) Mr David […]

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Fit for the Future: What are the facts?

As you are no doubt aware, local councils are in the process of making submissions as to whether they are ‘Fit for the Future’ with IPART appointed by the state government to assess whether local councils should be merged. While IPART continues with its flawed assessment process, a Parliamentary Inquiry has been established in the […]

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PIC on blind reporting: ‘We didn’t ask so we don’t know’

Read the Newcastle Herald article here – Police Integrity Commission “lack of due diligence” – by Joanne McCarthy The Police Integrity Commission has released a statement that apparently confirms they did not do even the most basic due diligence in investigating evidence of police shredding child abuse material. Despite being given documentary evidence citing a Detective […]

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