A GOLD Coast lawyer has joined some big names in the push for Australia to decriminalise drugs arguing tough jail sentences...

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08th April 2012 2:04 PM

THE New Zeland Government has agreed in-principle to intoduce similar legislation to Australia's tobacco plain packaging...

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20th April 2012 3:04 PM

ATTORNEY-GENERAL Nicola Roxon has issued a statment indicating Peter Slipper has not asked the commonwealth to pay his...

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26th April 2012 3:04 PM

PETER Slipper will risk having a no-confidence motion moved against him if he returns to the speaker’s chair on budget...

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27th April 2012 5:04 PM

SIDELINED Speaker Peter Slipper spent almost $1000 on Christmas cards, documents obtained under FOI have revealed.

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04th June 2012 6:06 PM

FOUR people-smugglers will be returned to Indonesia after claiming they were minors when arrested, Attorney-General Nicola...

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08th June 2012 12:06 PM

PARENTS and children affected by forced adoptions in Australia will be offered a formal apology from the Federal Government...

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25th June 2012 1:06 PM

THE Federal Government will attempt to rush legislation through Parliament to ensure payments under the National School...

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25th June 2012 7:06 PM

RECORDS of every Australian’s phone and internet use could be kept for up to two years, under a Federal Government proposal...

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12th July 2012 9:07 PM

SMOKING rates in rural and remote Australia are still “disturbingly high”, but doctors believe new plain packaging laws...

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19th Aug. 2012 2:08 PM