Student lawyers have their say on ‘national tragedy’ of Indigenous incarceration

March 28th, 2018

Murdoch law students (from left to right) Caitlin Joensson, Dayna Lazarides, tutor Anna Notley and Anna Lee

Five Murdoch University students could help reform Australian law after having their submissions accepted into an Australian Government inquiry into Indigenous incarceration rates.

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Murdoch celebrates 20 years of free legal clinic

November 30th, 2017


Murdoch University’s clinical legal program, which has provided more than 11,000 people in the Rockingham and Kwinana areas with free legal advice, is celebrating its 20-year anniversary.

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Western Australia contravening human rights

March 18th, 2013

Members of Murdoch University’s School of Law and SCALES community legal centre are challenging the conditions under which juvenile offenders are being held at Hakea adult prison.

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New legal group to defend turfed tenants

January 3rd, 2013

A group led by Murdoch University’s School of Law and SCALES community legal centre is developing a task force to look at legislation that is seeing tenants evicted without proper legal process.

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Murdoch students honoured at award ceremonies

March 28th, 2012

High achieving Murdoch University students are receiving prizes and scholarships at a series of award ceremonies.

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Funding to help families reach agreement

June 18th, 2010

Murdoch University law students will soon be helping separated parents reach agreement on parenting plans without going to court.

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