More RLC in the Media

RLC in the Media: Government banking changes ‘perpetuate abuse’, domestic violence groups fear
25 February 2021 Advocates fear the Morrison government’s plan to scrap responsible lending laws will “perpetuate abuse” of domestic violence survivors, potentially locking them into poverty and even physical harm. Matthew Elmas and Josh Butler report for The New...
RLC in the Media: Why most people won't report workplace sexual harassment
17 February 2021 The majority of Australians who experience sexual harassment at work do not report it.
RLC in the Media: Law on Police Using Body Worn Cameras in NSW
24 January 2021 The Attorney General, Mark Speakman has rejected calls to require police to hand over body-worn video footage.  
RLC in the Media: Concern over government plans to wind back responsible lending laws
10 January 2021 Some emergencies happen quietly as Redfern Legal Centre’s financial abuse solicitor Jasmine Opdam knows all too well.
RLC in the Media: Law enforcement watchdog recommends overhaul of NSW Police strip searches
15 December 2020 The Law Enforcement Conduct Commission (LECC) has made 25 recommendations after on-going investigations into the way police conduct strip searches. Shahni Wellington reports for NITV News
RLC in the Media: Call for overhaul of police strip searches
15 December 2020 Sam Lee, Solicitor with the Police Accountability Practice at Redfern Legal Centre speaks to Radio National about the imminent release of the LECC's report into strip searches in NSW.
RLC in the Media: ABA calls for best interests duty clarification
26 November 2020 The banking association is calling on government to provide greater clarity on the application of the best interests duty expansion.
RLC in the Media: 'Fundamentally defective': Consumer groups oppose proposed responsible lending changes
25 November 2020 Consumer groups have called on the government to abandon the proposed roll back of responsible lending obligations.
RLC in the Media: Australian Banking Association (ABA) supports changes to responsible lending laws
24 November 2020 The Australian Banking Association (ABA) supports changes to responsible lending laws. This support comes within its submission to an inquiry into the federal government’s proposed reforms. Leith van Onselen reports for Macro Business.
RLC in the Media: banks on collision course with consumer groups over responsible lending
23 November 2020 The banking industry has backed the Morrison government’s proposed changes to responsible lending laws, putting it on a collision course with nine consumer groups which have jointly signed a scathing review of the controversial reforms. Richard...