Archive for posts tagged with 'law'

Multi-generation family

Parenting

Nine things you need to know to protect your family

Want to keep your assets in the right hands and secure your family’s future? Here are nine things you need to know.…

Will

Parenting

Everything you always wanted to know about making a will (but were afraid to ask)

It’s the conversation everybody needs to have, but nobody wants to have. Let's face it — dying sucks. Nobody in…

Man shares video of the Tokyo bridge climb that got him sent to jail

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Man shares video of the Tokyo bridge climb that got him sent to jail

Tokyo’s Rainbow Bridge is certainly a spectacular landmark — but we probably wouldn’t risk a jail term for…

Making a Murderer

Things to do

Making a Murderer stars come to Brisbane

Dean Strang and Jerry Buting, the tenacious attorneys and unlikely heartthrobs who won the hearts of viewers around…

Asphalt road

Brisbane Extra

Queensland just had its first fatality-free Easter road toll in 20 years

It’s not often that we take the time to report on nothing happening, but in this case, we’ll make an…

Village Roadshow takes aim at pirates

Brisbane Extra

Village Roadshow takes aim at pirates

Village Roadshow is on the warpath, preparing to sue Australian pirates as the new copyright infringement code comes int…

Annastacia Palaszczuk to adopt all of Dame Quentin Bryce’s domestic violence recommendations

Brisbane Extra

Annastacia Palaszczuk to adopt all of Dame Quentin Bryce’s domestic violence recommendations

The Queensland government has confirmed that it will adopt all 140 of the domestic violence recommendations made in…

Laying down the law

Brisbane Extra

Laying down the law

The laws of the land apply to sport as well, writes Greg Cary. It's a pretty simple concept. Those who play sport…

Split family Christmas

Parenting

A split family Christmas

While Christmas is a time of love and family get togethers, for half the the population it’s about juggling…

TOP 5 Australian Legal Cases

Brisbane Top 20

TOP 5 Australian Legal Cases

For a nation that began with convicts, we’ve had our fair share of fascinating legal cases – and here’…

young man graffitis wall

Brisbane Extra

Controversial legislation to tackle youth crime

Queensland Parliament has passed new reforms to crack down on repeat juvenile offenders in an attempt to curb youth…

Government workers protected under new laws

City Talk

Government workers protected under new laws

Government workers will now be protected from lawsuits brought for actions occurred during the course of duty thanks…

New Queens Street Mall gunman footage released

Brisbane Extra

New Queens Street Mall gunman footage released

The Queensland Police have just released dramatic CCTV footage of last year’s armed siege of Queens Street Mall…

Anti-bikie laws – protecting our community

Brisbane's Voice

Anti-bikie laws – protecting our community

Queensland’s tough new anti-bikie laws are focused on protecting our community from criminal motorcycle gangs by…

Knock-out decision

City Talk

Knock-out decision

The Queensland Consumers Association has welcomed the Federal Court’s decision ruling that Do Not Knock signs on doors…

DIY law is a bad idea – We tell you why!

City Talk

DIY law is a bad idea – We tell you why!

Starting a business can be both exhilarating and daunting, but DIY law is not recommended at this early stage. Patrick…