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Peak car dealer body plans High Court challenge over new stamp duties

Australia’s peak car dealer body is planning a High Court challenge against increased stamp duties on motor vehicles priced over $100,000.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

High Court finds indigenous 'book up' scheme legal

Lindsay Kobelt offered store credit to indigenous customers. To do so he drained their bank accounts. But the customers were happy with his actions, the High Court has found.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

Botswana scraps anti-gay laws in landmark decision

In a highly-anticipated verdict, the High Court in Botswana has decriminalised homosexuality.
SBS - Published

Botswana's High Court rejects laws criminalising gay sex

The ruling came less than a month after Kenya's High Court had upheld similar sections of its own penal code in another closely watched case.
Sydney Morning Herald - Published Also reported by •The AgeBrisbane Times

Botswana High Court decriminalises homosexuality

In a highly-anticipated verdict, the High Court in Botswana has decriminalised homosexuality.
SBS - Published

Land clearing battle moves to High Court

In a case affecting tens of millions of hectares, developers have moved to take their fight over which level of government gets the final say over land clearing in Queensland to Australia's highest..
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

Australia: High Court confirms limitation of legal rights for claims for psychiatric harm by non-passengers in aviation - Colin Biggers & Paisley

The High Court examines entitlements to claim by relatives of Parkes Shire Council officer killed in helicopter crash.
Mondaq - Published

Orion Minerals registers community and employee trust for Prieska Project in South

Orion Minerals Ltd (ASX:ORN) has reached another significant milestone at its flagship Prieska Project in South Africa’s northern cape province with the registration of community and employee trusts..
Proactive Investors - Published

LNP to repay $500,000 in property developer donations to donors

The High Court earlier this year ruled laws banning property developers from donating to political parties and candidates were valid.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

'A lot of wrongs to repair': Justice Michael Kirby calls for national bill of rights

As a high court judge for more than 30 years Michael Kirby knows the law - and he’s using his expertise to call for a national bill of rights.
SBS - Published

Australia: High Court decision regarding Safe Zones around abortion clinics: Clubb v Edwards [2019] HCA 11 - Carroll & O'Dea

A "safe access zone" 150 metres around an abortion clinic allows employees and clients to enter and leave safely.
Mondaq - Published

'I kept repeating I did nothing wrong': man's child sex abuse conviction quashed

The man spent 15 months in jail for historic child sex offences, a conviction now quashed by the High Court.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

Australia: High Court to decide groundbreaking privilege case - McCullough Robertson

Recent case seeks to resolve long-standing controversy around the use of legal professional privilege.
Mondaq - Published

Australia: Keeping Mum – High Court rules on confidential arbitration clause - McCullough Robertson

Article warns to take care when using potentially limiting words & phrases in arbitration clauses.
Mondaq - Published

Petition supporting Tamil family delivered to Immigration Minister

The family, who have been in an immigration detention centre in Melbourne for 14 months, face imminent deportation after the High Court denied their final bid to stay.
SBS - Published

Push to ban political donations from gun lobby and unions could be next, judge says

The full reasons in the High Court's decision to uphold the Queensland government's ban on political donations from property developers have been published.
Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning HeraldThe Age

Queensland town 'heartbroken' after Tamil family loses legal bid to avoid deportation

The High Court has denied a Tamil asylum-seeker family's last-ditch bid to avoid deportation despite the efforts of a small Queensland town to save them.
SBS - Published Also reported by •Brisbane TimesSydney Morning HeraldThe Age

Queensland town heartbroken for Tamil family

The High Court has denied a Tamil asylum-seeker family's last-ditch bid to avoid deportation despite the efforts of a small Queensland town to save them.
SBS - Published

Tamil family loses High Court appeal

The High Court of Australia has denied a Tamil asylum-seeker family's last-ditch bid to avoid deportation after their bridging visa expired.
SBS - Published

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