Media Enquiries

Media Contact

Jacqui Swinburne, CEO, jacqui@rlc.org.au, (02) 9698 7277

Media releases

RLC Media Release: Offensive language arrest found to be unlawful; court rules that police provoked student with “unjustified interference with civil liberties”
20 November 2017

On 20 November 2017 the District Court held that an arrest for the statement “none of your fucking...

CLCNSW Joint Media Release: Labor support for community legal centres a welcome start
24 February 2017

Community Legal Centres NSW (CLCNSW) have welcomed today’s announcement of the Australian Labor Party’s...

MEDIA RELEASE: Health Justice Partnership a success for patients in need
04 August 2016

On the 14th June 2016, RLC's HJP with the Sydney Local Health District showed that the innovative model...

RLC In the Media

RLC in the Media: Man Who Swore At Cops Gets Off Because Court Rules 'F***' Isn't An Offensive Word 21 November 2018 In New South Wales a 28-year-old student was charged with offensive language after telling police who...
RLC in the Media: Arrest of student for offensive language found unlawful 21 November 2017 A NSW judge has found it was unlawful to arrest a man who told police "none of your f---ing ...
RLC in the Media: visa scams and international students 14 November 2017 On 14 November 2017, RLC's International Student Solicitor, Sean Stimson gave comments to SBS...
RLC in the Media: NSW police visit homes of people on secret secret watchlist without cause 13 November 2017 Queanbeyan police will go to the homes of people on a secret NSW police watchlist without cause and will...
RLC in the Media: More than 50% of those on secretive NSW police blacklist are Aboriginal 11 November 2017 More than half the people on a secretive New South Wales police blacklist are Aboriginal, the state’s top law...