Aboriginal Legal Service of Western Australia Limited

Radio Programs

LAW MATTERS is an informative and entertaining program produced by the Aboriginal Legal Service of Western Australia (ALSWA). Presented by ALSWA Media Officer Jodi Hoffmann, Law Matters features discussion and interviews about human rights and the justice system.

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100.9 FM 6NME Noongar Radio (Perth)
Alternate Wednesdays 11:00am to 12:00 (Repeated Sundays at 9:00pm)
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National Indigenous Radio Service NIRS (National)
Broadcast on alternate Tuesdays at 2.05 to 3.00 pm (WST)
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936 AM Wangki Yupurnanupurra Radio (Fitzroy Crossing)

Alternate Fridays at 3:oopm

(Broadcasting Law Matters since 27 March 2015)

96.3 Tjuma Pulka (Kalgoorlie)

Alternate Saturdays 11:00am to 12:00 Noon

(Broadcasting Law Matters since June 2015)

*If your radio station would like to broadcast Law Matters, please contact ALSWA on 08 9265 6666.

  • Law Matters Program 82, 1st July 2015


    Guest: Georgia Herford, ALSW Family Law Unit lawyer discusses the increasing demand being placed on grandparents in caring for grandchildren Carol Bahemia talks about the role of the Bandyup Action…
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  • Law Matters Program 81, 17 June 2015


    Guest: Tammy Solonec, Amnesty International Australia's Indigenous Peoples' Rights Manager talks about Amnesty’s Report which was launched at ALSWA last week: ‘There is always a brighter future: Keeping Indigenous kids in…
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  • Law Matters Program 80, 3rd June 2015


    Guest: Heather Menaglio, ALSWA Civil / Human Rights lawyer discusses ALSWA’s Outreach work occurring in the southern region of WA. This program also contains information on the newly elected ALSWA…
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  • Law Matters Program 79, 20th May 2015


    Guests: Paul Gazia and Sarouche Razi (ALSWA Civil/Human Rights Unit lawyers) chat about their recent trip to the Kimberley region where they attended Open Days run by the WA Attorney General’s…
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  • Law Matters Program 78, 6th May 2015


    Guests: Kirstie Parker, Co-Chair of the National Justice Coalition talks about ‘Change the Record’, a new campaign to end the over-representation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in the…
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  • Law Matters Program 77, 22nd April 2015


    Guests: John Schumann, formerly of Redgum, penned “I was Only 19” back in 1983, and has just released a song that honours our Indigenous Service men and women, called “On…
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  • Law Matters Program 76, 8th April 2015


    Guest: Dennis Eggington, CEO of the Aboriginal Legal Service of WA (ALSWA) discusses a range of issues including National Youth Week, the ongoing funding of legal services and the proposed…
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  • Law Matters Program 75, 25th March, 2015


    Guests:Dennis Eggington, CEO Aboriginal Legal Service of WA; Shane Duffy, Chaireperson NATSILS; Angie Lee Stahl, Manager, Wangkiyupurnanupurru Radio ALSWA CEO Dennis Eggington talks about the National Day of Action against…
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  • Law Matters Program 74, 11th March, 2015


    Guests:David Hillyard, Director of Retail and Service with Consumer Protection; Sarouche Razi, ALSWA Civil/Human Rights Solicitor David Hillyard, Director of Retail and Service with Consumer Protection – Tips to avoid…
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  • Law Matters Program 73, 25th February, 2015


    Guests: Wayne Martin (WA Chief Justice) and Marc Newhouse (Deaths in Custody Watch Committee WA) WA Chief Justice Wayne Martin talks about Indigenous incarceration rates and his views on strategies…
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  • Law Matters Program 72, 11th February, 2015


    Guests: Dennis Eggington (ALSWA CEO), Peter Collins (ALSWA DLS) and Rohan Blee (Subiaco District Development Officer) Welcome back to Law Matters, our first program for 2015. Our Guests include ALSWA…
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  • Law Matters Program 71, 10th December, 2014


    Guests:Professor Colleen Hayward and Associate Professor Ted Wilkes. Our final Law Matters program for 2014 features Professor Colleen Hayward and Associate Professor Ted Wilkes reflecting upon some of the highlights…
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  • Law Matters Program 70, 26th November, 2014


    Guests:Fred Chaney AO is the 2014 Australian Senior of the Year and Miriam Kelly, ALSWA Kalgoorlie Family Law lawyer. Fred Chaney AO is the 2014 Australian Senior of the Year.…
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  • Law Matters Program 69, 12th November, 2014


    Guests:Dennis Eggington ALSWA CEO and Gningala Yarran-Marks. ALSWA CEO Dennis Eggington and Gningala Yarran-Marks discuss the significant history of ALSWA, following on from the ALSWA 40th Anniversary celebrations held in…
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  • Law Matters Program 68, 28th October, 2014


    Guests: Eddie Cubillo, Executive Officer of the National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Legal Services (NATSILS);Krista McMeeken, Aboriginal Lawyers Committee in Perth. The Aboriginal Legal Service of WA wishes you…
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  • Law Matters Program 67, 1st October 2014


    This is a Tribute to the late Mr Cedric Wyatt, ALSWA Court Officer, who sadly passed away in September 2014. (****Cultural Warning****) This program is a Tribute to the late…
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  • Law Matters Program 66, 17th September 2014


    GUESTS:Peter Collins, Aboriginal Legal Service of WA Director of Legal Services; Delia Rickard, Deputy Chair of The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC). Peter Collins, Aboriginal Legal Service of WA…
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  • Law Matters Program 65, 3rd September 2014


    GUESTS:Matthew Keogh, Senior Vice president of the Law Society of WA (LSWA); Tammy Solonec, Amnesty International Australia’s Indigenous Peoples’ Rights Manager. Matthew Keogh provides an overview of the history and…
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  • Law Matters Program 64, 20th August, 2014


    GUESTS: Alex Walters, ALSWA Civil and Human Rights Unit solicitor ALSWA Civil and Human Rights Unit solicitor Alex Walters talks about racial discrimination, including via social networking sites and Section…
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  • Law Matters Program 63, 06th August, 2014


    Guests:Fiona Allison- Senior Research Officer The Cairns Institute; Privacy Commissioner Timothy Pilgrim andLarissa BehrendtAuthor & Director. Fiona Allison- Senior Research Officer The Cairns Institute, and Faculty of Business, Law and…
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