As the push for a public sex offender register presses on, the pursuit of reason is lost

With the Coalition Government being returned to power at the recent Federal Election, the push for a National Register of…

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Suspension of reporting obligations under the Sex Offenders Registration Act 2004 – What are the benefits?

Let’s make something clear at the outset… not all people on the Sex Offender Register are the same. As per…

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Dutton’s proposed public sex offender register – Populist and just a bad idea

Written by Isabelle Skaburskis, Lawyer, Doogue + George Defence Lawyers. The proposal by Peter Dutton, supported by the Prime Minister, to make…

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What is the point of the Sex Offender Registry?

Written by Bill Doogue. Partner, Doogue + George Defence Lawyers Last week I attended a plea for a client who…

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