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 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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  • Law Matters Program 62, 09th July, 2014


    The Aboriginal Legal Service of WA wishes you a fantastic NAIDOC Week! Our guests on this program are Eddie Cubillo, Executive Officer of the National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander…
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  • Law Matters Program 61, 25th June, 2014


    Guests: ALSWA CEO Dennis Eggington and ALSWA DLS Peter Collins discuss the over-representation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples in WA and the detrimental effect Federal Budget cuts could…
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  • Law Matters Program 60, 11th June, 2014


    Cultural Warning: Please note that this Law Matters program contains an interview with the late Mr. Cedric Wyatt, who sadly passed away in September 2014. Guests: Cedric Wyatt – ALSWA…
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  • Law Matters Program 59, 28th May, 2014


    ALSWA Civil/Human Rights Unit Solicitor Sarouche Razi provides an update on Section 18C of the Racial Discrimination Act, discusses a Forum about Homelessness which he recently participated in and talks…
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  • Law Matters Program 58, 14th May, 2014


    Dennis Eggington discusses last night’s 2014-15 Federal Budget that was handed down and the impact it could have on Aboriginal People. Jonathan Crabtree brings us up to date with where…
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  • Law Matters Program 57, 30th April, 2014


    Guest:Patricia Adjei, Indigenous Communications Coordinator and Legal Officer with CopyrightAgency/Viscopy : Assistance and support available for artists across the country in protecting their rights. Nikki Dwyer, ALSWA Civil and Human…
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  • Law Matters Program 56, 2nd April, 2014


    Guest: Annetta Bellingeri, Senior Regional Officer, Kimberley, Consumer Protection, Department of Commerce, WA discuses consumer protection and how people can protect themselves from scams. Nyungar woman Delaney Atkinson has been…
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  • Law Matters Program 55, 19th March, 2014


    Guest: ALSWA Kununurra Managing Solicitor Glen Dooley provides an insight into life and work in the East Kimberley region of Western Australia.
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  • Law Matters Program 54, 5th March, 2014


    Associate Professor Ted Wilkes and Professor Fiona Stanley discuss the importance of Aboriginal involvement in seeking solutions in keeping families healthy and strong, following on from recent comments by Police…
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