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Call for Indigenous justice heard on global stage
This statement by Dr Hannah McGlade was delivered to the UN Permanent Forum for...
Dr Hannah McGlade 16 Apr 2024
Victoria to forge on with raising the age of criminal responsibility, new bail laws
Indigenous groups have criticised the Victorian Opposition for attempting to rei...
Dechlan Brennan 12 Mar 2024
Call to raise the age after NSW Attorney General says he could "do it tomorrow"
The New South Wales Attorney General is under renewed pressure to raise the age...
Giovanni Torre 6 Mar 2024
Experts say MP's approach to NT youth crime is not evidence-based
Experts have criticised calls from Labor MP Marion Scrymgour for the NT to show...
Dechlan Brennan 23 Feb 2024
Marion Scrymgour: youth laws aren't working in the NT
Indigenous MP Marion Scrymgour has argued children who commit crimes need to be...
Dechlan Brennan 22 Feb 2024
New data shows youth incarceration costing public over $1 million per child, experts urge 'Raise the Age'

New data has highlighted the detrimental cost to both taxpayers and children in...

Dechlan Brennan Jan 25, 2024
SA government criticised for ignoring advisory commission's recommendations on raising age of criminal responsibility

The South Australian government's consideration in raising the minimum age of cr...

Dechlan Brennan Jan 24, 2024
'Ongoing Failure' : Open letter criticises Victorian government's anti-torture protocol delays

A coalition of Indigenous, legal and human rights groups have written to the Vic...

Dechlan Brennan Jan 22, 2024
New reports urge improvements to youth justice systems nationwide

Better mental health and disability assessments, supporting families and parents...

Dechlan Brennan Jan 16, 2024
Royal Australasian College of Physicians urges governments to raise the age of criminal responsibility

The Royal Australasian College of Physicians has called on Attorneys-General acr...

Giovanni Torre Nov 30, 2023
ACT leading the way with historic changes to justice system

The ACT Government has formally announced several major changes to key laws in a...

Jess Whaler Nov 3, 2023
More than 15,000 people urge WA Government to raise the age in new petition

More than 15,200 West Australians have urged the WA government to raise the age...

Giovanni Torre Nov 1, 2023
Commissioner for Aboriginal Children says progress even more vital after referendum loss

Progress for Indigenous children and young people is even more vital in the wake...

Dechlan Brennan Nov 1, 2023
Victorian government announces new panel in Youth Justice overhaul

The Victorian government has taken the next step in their overhaul of the youth...

Dechlan Brennan Oct 31, 2023
Coalition of experts call on NSW government to raise age of criminal responsibility

A coalition of legal, First Nations and Human Rights organisations have come tog...

Dechlan Brennan Oct 25, 2023
Aboriginal, community and justice groups urge NT government to go further on youth justice reform

A coalition of Aboriginal, community, justice and human rights organisations say...

Giovanni Torre Aug 2, 2023
Northern Territory raises age of criminal responsibility, but more work to be done say advocates

Jesuit Social Services have welcomed the increase of the age of criminal respons...

Giovanni Torre Aug 1, 2023
NT's two-year age of criminal responsibility increase "welcomed... but doesn't go far enough"

The Northern Territory government raising the age of criminal responsibility fro...

Giovanni Torre Jul 26, 2023
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