More RLC in the Media

RLC in the Media: Council to smash alcohol free zones
6 April 2016 Sydney’s homeless population is set to benefit after the City of Sydney Council proposed scrapping over 60 alcohol-free areas across the city.
RLC in the Media: Clover Moore ends prohibition on alcohol
31 March 2016 City of Sydney Council has proposed the scrapping of 62 of the 399 alcohol-free zones (AFZs) across the City of Sydney's local government area. In response to NSW Police Force's objections, Redfern Legal Centre's police powers solicitor David...
RLC in the Media: Multicultural, Indigenous groups welcome domestic violence report
31 March 2016 Multicultural and Indigenous groups have welcomed the release of a report by the Victorian Royal Commission into Family Violence.
RLC in the Media: Royal Commission - 9 family violence prevention recommendations
30 March 2016 The Victorian Royal Commission into Family Violence has concluded after 13 months, and handed down its final report, including nine recommendations relating to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander communities. 30 March 2016 - NITV's ...
RLC in the Media: Overseas student abuse ‘risks good reputation’
29 March 2016 International education, which added more than $19 billion to the economy last year and is behind only iron ore and coal in terms of export value, is being “undermined” by thousands of unreported cases of harassment, underpayment or non-payment...
RLC in the media: Redevelopment – what it means for tenants
14 March 2016 In December last year, just before Christmas, the state government announced a plan to redevelop the Waterloo area over the next 20 years. They also announced the need to relocate at least 2,000 public housing tenants as a result, while the...
RLC in the Media: Death of three women after Sydney police chase prompts calls for NSW pursuit review
22 February 2016 A renewed push for the New South Wales Police pursuit policy to be reviewed has been put forward by legal advocates in the wake of a fatal police chase in Sydney's west. The call comes after the death of three women in their 20s at Marayong...
RLC in the Media: RLC's Susan Smith profiled for Positively Remarkable People
11 February 2016 RLC's Coordinator of Sydney Women's Domestic Violence Court Advocacy Service, Susan Smith, has led the team for more than a decade. She was recently featured as part of Positively Remarkable People, a project which profiles people working to end...
RLC in the Media: Does the colour of your skin affect your chances on the rental market?
3 February 2016 There is such a battle to find somewhere to rent – the competition, the cost, the community you want to live in. But what if the colour of your skin made it even harder to rent?
RLC in the Media: Criticism after new police pursuits policy in NSW delayed for more than five years
13 January 2016 RLC senior solicitor David Porter was interviewed by ABC Radio regarding the delay in updating the NSW Police Force's Safe Driving Policy, having recently represented the family of a young man who died in the course of a high-speed police...