Aboriginal Legal Service of Western Australia Limited


Law Matters Program 133 26th September 2018

Guests: WA Chief Justice the Hon Peter Quinlan SC and Paul Kaplan from the First Nations Deaths in Custody Watch Committee. Download

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Law Matters Program 132, 29th August 2018

Calla Wahlquist from The Guardian Australia discusses the Database that the Guardian have researched and established called: Deaths Inside: Indigenous Australian deaths in custody, which can be viewed online at: https://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/ng-interactive/2018/aug/28/deaths-inside-indigenous-australian-deaths-in-custody Download

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Law Matters Program 131, 15th August 2018

Guests: Mel Thomas from the University of WA lets us know about the 13th National Indigenous Law Conference which takes place at UWA on 25-26 September 2018.  More information on the conference at:  http://www.nilc2018.com.au/ Richard Weston, CEO at Healing Foundation, discusses a report launched earlier today (collated

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Law Matters Program 130, 1st August 2018

Guests: Glen Colbung, ALSWA Executive Board Vice President discusses the recent exposure of racist Facebook rants by a WA Police Officer, and chats about the https://www.cialispascherfr24.com/ historical and current day contributions of Aboriginal people in Western Australia. Robyn Westgate talks about the issues facing women in prison

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Law Matters Program 129, 18th July 2018

WA’s Chief Justice Wayne Martin retires this week and he joins ALSWA CEO Dennis Eggington in the studio to chat about his 12 years spent as Western Australia’s 13th Chief Justice. *NB: Due to technical problems, audio for this program is unavailable.

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Submission to the Australia Law Reform

Submission to the Australia Law Reform Commissions’s Issues Paper on the review of the Family Law System

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Law Matters Program 128 4th July 2018

WA Police and Road Safety Minister Michelle Roberts chats with us from Halls Creek about new Kimberley local crime prevention initiatives; Parliamentary Education Officer Peter Dooley provides an insight into the Parliament of WA through discussion about regular tours, educational resources and the Aboriginal Gallery; ALSWA CLE

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The Aboriginal Legal Service of WA Limited (ALSWA) is saddened to learn of the passing of acclaimed journalist Liz Jackson. “Liz was a champion of Aboriginal causes and a talented journalist of great integrity” said ALSWA CEO Dennis Eggington. “We are extremely grateful for her efforts over

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Law Matters Program 127 20th June 2018

Guests: Carolyn Lewis from the First Nations Deaths in Custody Watch Committee who will present a workshop on the tragic passing of Ms. Dhu at the National NAIDOC Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Women’s Conference in Sydney from 11-12 July 2018 and Andrew Meredith, Senior Library Officer/Client

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