This fortnight saw Victoria Legal Aid release its annual report, which emphasises the relationship between legal aid and the Government’s Community Safety Initiatives. Meanwhile, the Government has passed new laws to protect emergency service workers.
The Commonwealth Government has moved to implement its national redress scheme for victims of childhood sex abuse, which may impact claims brought against State Government departments and agencies.
The Government has also introduced data sharing legislation and made new appointments to the board of Victoria Legal Aid and the County and Magistrates Courts.
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