Criticising judges and 'scandalising the courts' is a criminal offence. Law student Eli Fisher thinks that should change - and it's an argument that's won him a major media law medal.
Relying on due process of the law alone is not enough to heal the wounds of injustice, anti-apartheid icon and former South African judge Albie Sachs has told a UNSW audience.
Human Rights campaigner and former Justice of South Africa's Constitutional Court, Albie Sachs, will deliver the 2010 Hal Wootten Lecture at UNSW on 14 September.
NRL chief David Gallop joins panel of experts to discuss racism in Australian sport at a UNSW public forum on Wednesday, 8 September.
Recent business graduate Shanil Samarakoon is already making his mark, being named Sydney's Social Entrepreneur of the Year for his innovative development project in Africa.
Who forms Australia's next government is a question of politics not law, with the constitution silent about hung parliaments, says Professor George Williams.
Activist group GetUp's court victories create the opportunity for a major shake-up of electoral laws, including automatic enrolment of voters at 18, argues Professor George Williams.
The United Kingdom seems light years ahead of Australia in the politics of climate change. How can we have fallen so far behind, asks UNSW law academic Sarah Waddell.
A company founded by a UNSW finance professor to monitor securities markets for insider trading has been sold to NASDAQ, one of the world's largest stock exchanges.
The federal government's new asylum policy may not be a response to racism and xenophobia, but the concerns behind it are being fuelled by ignorance and a dismal political debate about refugees, argues UNSW's Jane McAdam.