Peter Dutton to be requested to fund lawyer for asylum seeker’s medevac problem | Australian immigration and asylum

Home Secretary Peter Dutton is being asked to fund a senior lawyer for an asylum seeker whose trial could result in the release of more than 100 other people detained under medical evacuation laws. The federal court’s full bank on Friday ordered Dutton’s lawyers to seek ministerial approval to fund the lawyer for Iranian asylum … Read more

Elena Bobkova publishes new e book Russian Lawyer, Australian Immigrant A Moscow Mother’s On a regular basis Wrestle for A Higher Life

Elena Bobkova publishes new book Russian Lawyer, Australian Immigrant A Moscow Mom's Everyday Struggle for A Better Life

The Russian writer’s latest book describes the difficulties and challenges of moving, starting over and finding work USA, January 31, 2021 / – Author Elena Bobkova has officially published her first English-language book: Russian Lawyer, Australian Immigrant: A Moscow Mother’s Daily Struggle for a Better Life. The book reports on Bobkova’s difficulties and challenges as … Read more

Cambodia slams Australian lawyer’s claims

The Cambodian Foreign Ministry attacked an Australian-Khmer lawyer and political activist after alleging Cambodian travel exports to Australia were a human rights violation. It comes amid Australian efforts to pass a law punishing human rights violators. The law was supported by Sawathey Ek, a Sydney-based attorney and spokesman for the Cambodian Action Group. Sawathey Ek … Read more

Australian Younger Lawyer Award 2020 goes to LGBTIQ+ inclusiveness advocate

Australian Young Lawyer Award 2020 goes to LGBTIQ+ inclusiveness advocate

A Queensland lawyer advocating for the rights of the LGBTIQ + legal community won the 2020 Australian Young Lawyer Award. Dean Clifford-Jones founded Pride in Law in 2017, which advocates tolerance and equality across the legal profession. Mr. Clifford-Jones has grown the organization into a national LGBTIQ + Law Association, running workshops and providing training … Read more